Lori Barrett, senior secretary in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering. Barrett has been employed by the University since 2015.
Barrett is recognized for being a problem solver and her initiatives.
She has taken on several roles and tasks, which include office manager, main assistant to the department chair, marketing of the graduate programs, recruitment, admissions and manager of admitted students, as well as manager of the department's student workers. During the month of February, she was instrumental in providing support for the University's Engineer's Week.
Oscar Gonzalez, chair of the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, states that Barrett, "provides stellar support to the department. She's a quick learner and has mastered the duties of her position."