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Gabriela I. Buttz Edit Profile

musician , Chemical engineer

Gabriela I. Buttz, chemical engineer, musician. Achievements include development of legislation regarding expediting vehicle border crossings along California and Mexico borders. Recipient Rensselaer Scholarship, Rensselaer Polytech. Institute, 1990-1994; grantee Study Grant, National Action Council on Minorities in Engineering and Science, 1993-1995, Mobil Grant, Mobil Corporation, 1993-1995.

Background

Buttz, Gabriela I. was born on December 17, 1972 in London, England. Arrived in the United States, 1973.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytech.Inst., Troy, New York, 1995.

Career

Technical consultant Oracle Corporation, Bethesda, Maryland, 1996—2000, technical consultant Boston, 1997—2000, patent agent San Francisco, since 2000. Speaker and consultant Coalition on New Office Technology, Boston, 1998—2000. Honorary speaker United States Congressional Panel, Washington, 1998—2000.

Honorary speaker and guest Society Hispanic Professional Engineers, San Francisco, 2000—2001. Member Presidential Task Force on Minorities in Engineering and Sciences. Guest speaker congressional testimony on Americans with Disabilities Act and ergonomic standards, 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of legislation regarding expediting vehicle border crossings along California and Mexico borders.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Muralist, jeweler, La Flor de la Vida, 1995 (Commissioned by the El Paso Silver Company, 1999). Musician: (principal violinist) Rensselaer Symphony, 1990, Carnegie Hall Symphony Performance, 1988.

Membership

Member of Daughters of the American Revolution (award), American Intellectual Property Association, Society Women Engineers, Society.Hispanic Professional Engineers, El Paso, Las Cruces and Boston Rape Crisis Center (volunteer), Rensselaer Alumni Association (life. Secretary 1992-1993).

Connections

Daughter of Donald L and Angelina I. Buttz.

father:
Donald Buttz