Women of Mechanical Engineering

Presidential Council of Alumnae (PCA)

ME-EM Members

The PCA recognizes successful Michigan Tech women graduates for their educational excellence, past student service, professional accomplishments, and community contri- butions.

Featured Alumnae

Margaret Cobb (Pennock)


Margaret graduated from Michigan Tech with a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1983. As the thirteenth child of fourteen and one of ten daughters, she is the first in her family to receive a degree in engineering.

Engineers have long collaborated with marketing and design experts to craft an effective user experience, and human interfaces have undergone rapid development over the past decade. Margaret has been deeply involved in the revolution of user