The Boeing Company ranked No. 16 on The Fair360, formerly DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2022.
Jaelene Cumba, a production engineering manager for Space Launch System at Boeing, was presented with the Women MAKE Honoree Award by the Manufacturing Institute.
“Congratulations to the 2023 Women MAKE Awards Honorees and Emerging Leaders! On behalf of the Manufacturing Institute, I am incredibly proud to celebrate these 130 women who have been recognized by their peers for their tremendous contributions to the manufacturing industry and their communities,” said Carolyn Lee, President and Executive Director of the Manufacturing Institute.
“I am truly honored to receive this national award and be placed amongst the ranks of the distinguished manufacturing women that have made important contributions to strengthen and support the female workforce. I hope to inspire the new generation and play my role in the pursuit of gender equality,” said Cumba.
Cumba serves as a mentor for the next generation of female leaders through Women in Manufacturing and Boeing’s Women Inspiring Leadership business resource group and Jump Start Program.
Cumba has also been recognized with a Boeing Defense and Space Operations Innovation Award and earned the NASA Space Flight Awareness Management Award.