Rachel Schwantes

What school did you attend, what was your major, and when did you graduate?

I attended the University of Oklahoma and graduated in 2016 with a major in Chemical Engineering.

What is your current job title?

I am a Process Engineer at Future Foam, a local foam manufacturing company. I help make plastic souffles that are cut down to make mattresses. At home, I’m still working on baking the perfect chocolate souffle.

When did you get involved in SWE?

I became involved with the Wichita Professional Section of SWE in December of 2017.

What are your responsibilities for the Expo?

I am the Treasurer for the Wichita SWE chapter. As part of my role, I serve as the budget committee member on the Expo committee team. I also assist in the sponsorship role due to its close ties to the budget. I also assist in the sponsorship role due to its close ties to the budget.

What are some hobbies of yours?

I enjoy watching puppy videos online, baking, running, looking at food and travel pages on Instagram, and of course, Netflix.

What’s an interesting fact about you?

I am an Alaska Native, or as some people like to call it “Eskimo”. I am actually Athabaskan.