McKenna Patterson is an engineer with BrightLine Group with experience in renewable energy and environmental industry research. McKenna applies her technical training as an engineer to assess and analyze energy efficiency and sustainability measures and practices. During her time at the Institute for Clean Energy Technology, she researched methods to analytically determine filter media properties of nuclear grade HEPA filters. She also researched the application of relevant NQA-1 and ASME industry standards.
Education & Affiliations
- BS, Mechanical Engineering, 2020, Mississippi State University
- Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
What was your first job?
I was a cashier assistant in the golf shop at the Master’s Golf Tournament all my spring breaks in high school.
What's the best place you've ever visited?
Treasure Cay in the Abacos, Bahamas. The water was just gorgeous!
What is your dream vacation?
I would love to visit Paris and see the Eiffel Tower. This has always been a dream of mine since I was a little girl!
How do you spend your free time?
I enjoy running, cooking with my boyfriend, and traveling to the beach with my family.