“Materials for Success: Bringing Together the Elements for a Successful Career”
Tressler Lecture - Melissa Hockstad, M.S. President and CEO, American Cleaning Institute
With a background in materials, your career possibilities are endless. Whether you aspire to conduct groundbreaking research as a professor, lead a critical government program, launch a startup, or be in the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) suite for a major corporation, the skills you learn from Penn State’s Materials Science and Engineering program will play a critical role in your career trajectory. Hear from Melissa Hockstad (MatSE ’98), President and CEO of the American Cleaning Institute, about her career pathway, lessons learned and the most important skills you need to ensure career success.