Isabella Gayoso

Penn State University

Isabella Gayoso, from Moon Township, PA, is a rising junior at Penn State University. She is a double-major in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering with minors in Entrepreneurship and Innovation and IST for Aerospace Engineers.

During Summer 2020, Isabella worked as a Process and Quality Engineering Intern at Brentwood Industries, a thermoforming plastics company in Reading, PA. In Spring 2021, Isabella interned as a Build Reliability Intern at SpaceX in Hawthorne, CA. Isabella is interested in how thermoformed plastics can be used in aerospace applications, and hopes to use her experiences to positively impact both industries.

During the school year, Isabella is actively involved in the Society of Women Engineers, Women in Engineering Program Orientation, Phi Sigma Rho (engineering sorority), Engineering Ambassadors, and Undergraduate Research. Isabella is passionate about empowering women to pursue and stay in engineering.