Women in Aeronautics and Astronautics

Improving Diversity within Aerospace

Friday, May 7 at 2:40 PM ET

Catherine Philpott
WAA President

Catherine Philpott is the President of Women in Aeronautics and Astronautics at the University of Michigan. She is a senior studying aerospace engineering and minoring in computer science. Catherine is also the 2021 recipient of the Arlen R. Hellward award from the University of Michigan for her valuable contributions to the College of Engineering. Catherine has interned at Analytical Graphics, Inc and a private spaceflight company.

Maddy Eichenberg

Maddy Eichenberg is a junior from Boston, MA majoring in aerospace engineering. She's on the structures team for Michigan Vertical Flight Technology and is an IA for AERO 200. Outside of school, Maddy works with kids as a tutor, swim teacher, and camp counselor. When she’s not studying, she spends her time reading fantasy novels!



Improving Diversity in Aerospace.pdf