Fernanda Padilla

Bachelors in Construction Engineering Technology

Email: MariaPadillaPlatas@my.unt.edu

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“Nothing can grow in the shade of secrets.” - Isabel Allende, Long Petal of the Sea (2019)

SHPE Position

President | SHPEtinas Director

About Me

This is my second year as SHPEtinas director, I am a senior in Construction Engineering Technology. I am currently working in Amazon and as an intern in a commercial construction company. I am originally from Monterrey, Nuevo Leon and have been living in the US since 2012. I love to read, dance, play video games, spend time with my loved ones, and learn new things. I am very passionate about the SHPEtinas program and will always do my very best to help them be successful as future ingenieras!


  • Hometown - Monterrey, Mexico
  • SHPEtinas Director since Fall 2022
  • Intern at Linbeck since May 2023
  • TEXO 1st Place for Heavy Civil Student Competition


  • Microsoft Word Certified
  • AutoCAD, Bluebeam REVU, BIM 360, Revit

Current Career Interests

Commercial Construction, Architectural Engineering

Future Goals

  • Be more active
  • Reduce phone screen time
  • Secure a full-time offer before graduation
  • Travel
  • Take and pass my Civil FE Exam