Carnegie Mellon University

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November 20, 2017

Karen Lightman Featured in EE Times' Women in Tech Series

Excerpt from interview:

1. What is the proudest accomplishment of your career?

My favorite career accomplishment is being a part of transitioning microelectromechanical systems from a technology to an industry in my roles at the MEMS and, later, the MEMS & Sensors Industry Group (MIG/MSIG). I am extremely proud of the network and the supply chain that I facilitated by helping companies and, in turn, by helping people with their own career accomplishments.

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