IPC Board of Directors Student Member Liaison

Henry Crandall

Term (Jan-Dec 2023)
University of Utah – IPC Student Chapter
Currently pursuing a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering
Co-Founder of the Chapter and has been a student for 6 years

Position Summary:

The IPC Student Chapter Program will select one (1) individual to represent the IPC Student Member body to the IPC Board of Directors. The Liaison will speak on behalf of all IPC Student Chapters and IPC Student Members to assist the IPC Board of Directors in making decisions pertaining to the Program and/or its members. The individual should be knowledgeable of the current student chapters, individual and chapter requirements, and the day-to-day management of their student chapter. The Liaison will act in the best interest of the IPC Student Chapters and its IPC Student Members.

Interview with Henry Crandall, 2023 IPC Board of Directors Student Member Liaison

Henry has been serving as the student representative on the IPC Board of Directors for the past year. Charlene Gunter, Sr. Director of the IPC Education Foundation, interviewed Henry to get more insights on his experience serving in this position.

 

Interested to serve in this capacity?

 

Position Summary: Term: January 2024 – January 2025

The IPC Student Chapter Program will select one (1) individual to represent the IPC Student Member body to the IPC Board of Directors. The Liaison will speak on behalf of all IPC Student Chapters and IPC Student Members to assist the IPC Board of Directors in making decisions pertaining to the Program and/or its members. The individual should be knowledgeable of the current student chapters, individual and chapter requirements, and the day-to-day management of their student chapter. The Liaison will act in the best interest of the IPC Student Chapters and its IPC Student Members.

 

Application Process for 2024:

  • November 17: Deadline for Individual Applications which includes letter of recommendation from Chapter Advisor
  • November 20-22: Reviewing applications and creating ballot (depending on the number and quality of applications received)
  • November 24: IPC Student Members and Advisors Vote
  • December 4: IPC Board of Directors Select Liaison & IPC Notifies Individual
  • December 6: Announcement of the new IPC Student Board Member

 

Qualifications:

  • Current IPC Student Member enrolled through December 2024
  • Serve currently or intend to serve in a leadership role at an IPC Student Chapter
  • Cumulative and semesterly/quarterly GPA over 3.0
  • Exhibit leadership, initiative, professionalism, dependability, and enthusiasm
  •  A valid passport to travel internationally without restrictions and ability to apply for the necessary visa(s), if necessary and/or applicable
2024 Meeting Requirements:

2024 Q1 Board Meeting:

Teleconference
Wednesday Feb. 28 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM ET 

2024 Q2 Board Meeting:

Washington D.C.
Friday May 17 Dinner 6:00-9:00PM
Saturday May 18 Board Meeting 8:00AM-5:00 PM 

2024 Q3 Board Meeting:

Teleconference
Wednesday Aug. 14 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

2024 Q4 Board Meeting:

Munich, Germany
Friday Nov. 8 Dinner 6:00-9:00PM
Saturday Nov. 9 Board Meeting 8:00AM-5:00 PM

*All necessary expenses for travel will be paid by IPC

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Learn about our past Student Member Liaisons!

Hannah Nelson served in 2022 and Paige Fiet served in 2021. Both Hannah and Paige explain their experience working with board members and industry leaders. 

Testimonial

“This is an honor for me to have been chosen and I feel like I will get invaluable experience and insight into the inner-workings of IPC!” 

“I hope to convey the needs of the students to the Board of Directors. I also intend to learn how to better reach the IPC Student Members and show them how involvement with IPC can benefit them”.

IPC Board of Directors Student Member Liaison History

Hannah Nelson

Hannah was IPC Board of Directors Student Member Liaison in 2022! She graduated from Valparaiso University where she served as the IPC student chapter president!

Paige Fiet

Paige served as IPC Board of Directors Student Member Liaison from 2020 - 2021. She graduated from Michigan Technological University and currently works as a Process Engineer at TTM Technologies.