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Welcome to SME Seattle Chapter 39
an SME Platinum Chapter 



Mission
Empower our members to be lifelong learners, mentors, and leaders within their local manufacturing community. We believe in the power of mentorship as a bridge to connect next-generation engineers to the industry pioneers who came before them. 

Vision
A local, self-sustaining community of professionals and students who strive to promote manufacturing technology and education throughout western Washington and beyond.


Collaboration
SME Seattle 39 is committed to partnering with other local professional associations to offer the most diverse and engaging SME membership experience possible. We're proud to say that SME Seattle 39 holds joint events with Washington State Professional Engineers (WSPE), American Welding Society (AWS) Puget Sound Sector, Puget Sound Engineering Counsel (PSEC), and the Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance (PNAA). Keep a close watch on your registered SME email and the calendar below for more events featuring these organizations!

Recording from the 2020 SME NW Chapter Roundtable Virtual Conference is now published!
Click HERE to watch on YouTube

Mentorship Program
Engineers entering Seattle's competitive job market need industry mentors now more than ever. If you're a Senior Chapter member in good-standing, 18 or over, and able to pass a background check, please consider registering with SME National as a mentor using the link below. 
Thanks in advance for making a difference in the next generation of engineers who will work and live in our community!
SME Mentorship Program Registration

SME National - VIRTUAL NETWORK
Not able to attend a local chapter's events? Stay engaged and connected with the SME Virtual Network. Collaborate with like-minded professionals from around the globe using SME-specific channels on popular web platforms like YouTube, Discord, GitHub, LinkedIn, ToolingU, and more. Click the link below to explore!
SME Virtual Network

SME Seattle 39 - LinkedIn Page
Click HERE

Links to Additional Member Benefits
SME Seattle 39 Events Calendar
  • The Google calendar below is the most up-to-date information for Chapter 39 events
  • Large event registration is done through Evenbrite. Please watch your registered SME email account for these registrations. Haven't seen one in a while? Email chair@smeseattle39.org and we'll double check that you're on our list!
  • Members are always invited and encouraged to attend monthly chapter meetings
  • Many of our events allow non-member guests. Look for the "Guest" ticket option during checkout on SME Evenbrite invitation emails.

Recent Topics

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Colvin Swanberg
Hi, my name is Colvin Swanberg.  I am a student at Skagit Valley College in Mount Vernon, Washington and my major is ...
Matthew Clegg
We're proud to announce that SME Seattle 39 has officially been recognized as an SME Platinum Chapter for 2019. ...
Matthew Clegg May '20
Karl Ruff Karl Ruff May '20

Hi Matt,

 

This is very cool!  Thank you for yourexcellent leadership!

 

Karl

 

Congrats Matthew Clegg ‍ and Chapter 39 officers/members. Thank you for making SME look so good out in the Pacific ...
Mark Price Mark Price Jun '20
Hey Seattle Chapter

Officially congratulations

Best regards, 

Mark Price

Colvin Swanberg
I wanted to know if the Terra Power dinner and presentation that is on April 2, 2020, at 6 pm still schedule since the ...
Colvin Swanberg Mar '20
Colvin,

This presentation has been turned into a webinar and continues as-scheduled tonight at 7pm. 

Here's the ...
Matthew Clegg
Please click the link below to request an invitation to our new LinkedIn page for SME Chapter 39: ...
Matthew Clegg Nov '18
Contact Information
Category:
Chapters
Description:
SME Seattle 39 Senior Chapter

Executive Board Members
Chair

Alex Benson
chair@smeseattle39.org 

Chair-Elect

chairelect@smeseattle39.org 

Secretary
Jane Karpinsky
secretary@smeseattle39.org

Treasurer
Matthew Clegg
treasurer@smeseattle39.org 

Endowments Manager
Brian Holmes, FSME
endowments@smeseattle39.org 

SME Certification
Robert Hilton
certification@smeseattle39.org 

Student Chapter Liaison 
(Open)
students@smeseattle39.org 


SME Seattle 39 Student Chapters

Central Washington University 368

Charles Pringle, PE
pringlec@cwu.edu

Clover Park Technical College 387
Jason Sawatzki
jason.sawatzki@cptc.edu 

Edmonds Community College 357
Ross Monroe
ross.monroe@email.edcc.edu

University of Washington, Bothell 376
Bill Anderson
bigbilla@uw.edu

Western Washington University 125
David Gill
Access:
Public
Location:
SME SEATTLE 39, 720 N 10TH ST, SUITE A #210, RENTON, WA 98057, United States
Members:
497