Shayna Begay - Aerospace & Leadership

Shayna Begay

November 14, 2019
The Great Hall

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Aerospace engineer and nuclear weapons expert talks about balancing leadership in western and indigenous worlds.

Shayna Begay is a member of the Navajo tribe and grew up in Cortez, CO. Shayna is a Project Team Lead and Senior Mechanical Engineer in the Nuclear Weapon Systems Group at Sandia National Laboratories. There, she is responsible for leading a multi-disciplinary team of Engineers and Scientists and she oversees the design, testing, and production of over 50 components in a multi-billion-dollar program.


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