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Call for nominations: Emerging Leaders Award

Dan Surber

The Industrial and Systems Engineering Emerging Leaders Award is an annual award that recognizes the outstanding professional achievement and leadership of Virginia Tech Industrial and Systems Engineering alumni who are within 15 years of completing their first Virginia Tech undergraduate or graduate degree in industrial and systems engineering.

Consideration for this award is not limited to any particular career path and nominees do not need to be a member of the Virginia Tech Industrial and Systems Engineering Emerging Leaders Board (ELB) to to be eligible. Individuals may nominate themselves or be nominated by other industrial and systems engineering alumni. 

Anyone is welcome to nominate someone for this award, and self-nominations are encouraged. Nominations are submitted by e-mail attachment to Richard Cassady, Chair of the VT ISE Advisory Board Leadership and Recognition Committee, at cassady@uark.edu. The attachment should be a single PDF that includes the nominee’s resume and 1-3 letters of support. Each letter of support is limited to 1,000 words. Nominations for the 2021 award cycle are due January 22, 2021.