Women of Mechanical Engineering

Presidential Council of Alumnae (PCA)

ME-EM Members

The PCA recognizes successful Michigan Tech women graduates for their educational excellence, past student service, professional accomplishments, and community contri- butions.

Featured Alumnae

Becky (Peterson) Gatzke

Becky Gatzke (Peterson)


Why did you choose Michigan Tech?

Academic reputation, size, location

How well did Michigan Tech prepare you for your career?

I felt well-prepared to take on the different challenges that arise in my daily work. While learning certainly doesn't end after school, my formal education gave me the confidence that I could handle whatever was thrown at me.

What was your first job after graduation and how has your career progressed?