Posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
By Journal Inquirer Staff
Jonna Gerken of Pratt & Whitney received the 2016 Petit Family Foundation Women in Science Leadership Award at The Connecticut Science Center’s annual STEM Achievement Award ceremony. She is the project manager for operations development at Pratt & Whitney, where she coordinates the startup of new international manufacturing facilities for the production ramp-up of PurePower product families. A Pratt employee since 2000, Gerken has held numerous positions of increasing responsibility within both the operations and engineering divisions.