Lorena Tere, EIT
A chemical engineering graduate of the University of Toronto and an executive member of PEO’s Etobicoke Chapter, Lorena Tere has gained experience as an engineering intern at Hatch Consultants Ltd., a global engineering consultancy serving the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors. Since joining the firm in 2014 as part of the non-ferrous pyrometallurgy team, she has worked on various mining and metallurgy projects. At Hatch, Tere is invested in the continuing education of young professionals, as part of the Hatch Young Professional Committee. She is also involved in various organizations promoting increased diversity in the engineering profession and in the mining industry.
Tere has illustrated a strong commitment to leadership within the engineering profession through her volunteer work, including co-founding the Etobicoke Chapter EIT Sub-Committee, developing a new chapter website and several outreach programs. The EIT Sub-Committee has proven very successful with a blend of social and professional development events such as the EIT Brunch, Night at the Observatory, Doors Open Plant Tour, Introduction to Licensure Assistance Program (with PEO head office), and a Leadership in Engineering Workshop.