Ivy has been a principal engineer at T&M Associates since 2016 and has worked in the environmental and civil engineering industries for more than 20 years. Along with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, she’s also earned two Masters’ degrees, in Hazardous Waste Management and Engineering Management. Is she “accomplished”? With a laugh, she puts her career in perspective this way. “What don’t I do?”

Words of wisdom to other women?

“Sometimes women come into fields (like EHS and engineering), see mostly men, and think ‘How do I fit in?’ I’ve never looked at it that way. I’ve always viewed it as ‘This is my work, and this is what I need to do.’”

There’s more to Ivy’s story, which is just as entertaining as it is inspirational. Watch her entire interview.