Microelectronic Packaging Engineer
Adriana Porras was born in Brownsville Texas.
youngest of three children, she
looked up to her
brothers who always set a good academic example for her
er parents were hard workers and always encouraged her
and taught her
to take pride in her
work and to work hard to achieve her
er parents, always supportive of their children, encouraged them to go to college and they took advantage of all the opportunities available to them.
graduated at the top of her
High School Class.
er goals were not only to get a good college education and a good job, but to be able to give back to her
parents and to her
While pursuing her industrial engineering degree at Texas A&M University she became involved in several organizations, became a tutor for students and held leadership positions in MAES an organization through which she regularly volunteered at a local Junior High school as a tutor for students in the ESL program.Taking every opportunity offered to her, she also held a work study job during college and took advantage of a 6 week study abroad program in Paris.
Today, Adriana is a Microelectronic Packaging Engineer for Freescale Semiconductor.
leads the efforts for state of the art Product Packaging designs.
area of engineering deals with the design of methods for the fabrication and manufacture of semiconductors and their reliability.
is the mother of a beautiful little girl and strives to be the best role model for her
One of the proudest moments in her
life came when Adriana
husband were able to purchase a home for her
Adriana received her B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Masters' in Engineering Management from the University of Texas at Austin.