Valentina Alayon is a recent mechanical engineering graduate from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She recently joined as the Coordinator, Student & Early Career Engagement & Experience at ASME. Her role primarily consists of identifying and helping to bridge the gap between student/early professional engineers and ASME programs such as E-Fest. She is also heading up the E-Fest Leadership Program. In 2017, she was the Student Lead at E-Fest West at UNLV, which included acting at the event emcee. Outside of work, Alayon is embracing all that New York City has to offer since her recent move from Las Vegas.