Kenzie Germanson

Credentials: Mentoring Co-Chair

Email: kgermanson@wisc.edu

NAME: Kenzie Germanson (she/her)

YEAR: Junior

MAJOR: Biomedical Engineering with a certificate in Computer Science

HOMETOWN: Orono, MN

SWE INVOLVEMENT: Mentoring Co-Chair 2022-23, Boeing External Communications Spring 2022

FAVORITE PART OF SWE: I love being able to meet people with similar experiences. It is beyond helpful to surround yourself with people of a similar mindset and drive because everyone in SWE supports and encourages you to be your best self.

JOB EXPERIENCE: Yesilkoy Lab, Undergraduate Research Assistant in nano-fabricated biosensors for COVID antibody testing. HealthTech Capital, Analyst in Residence.

FAVORITE STUDY SPOT ON CAMPUS: Discovery Building under the trees, 3rd floor College Library computer lab, Sunset lounge Memorial Union and Leopold’s Cafe.

OTHER CAMPUS INVOLVEMENT: Undergraduate Research Assistant

FAVORITE QUOTE: “You have to persevere. If you’re going through something, don’t think about the fact that you’re going to lose or that you can’t take it. Think about the fact that you are going to make it, you have to push through it because you will persevere.”