Nita has been involved in many facets of IEEE, including her current role as Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference Chair, Board of Governors member of the IEEE Computer Society and Board of Governors member of Eta Kappa Nu. Nita is your host for 23-25 April 2015 WIE ILC in San Jose, CA. She is excited about leading this collaborative, educational, innovation focused conference themed Lead Beyond. Accelerating Innovative Women Who Change the World.
Outside of IEEE, Nita is active with Toastmasters International and the United States Chess Federation. Nita received her MS Computer Engineering, BS Electrical Engineering and BS Mathematics from Southern Methodist University.