Ivelisse Rivera, ’18
Ivelisse Rivera is a Duke Energy Scholarship recipient from Valencia College and is now pursuing her bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with a focus on power and renewable energy at UCF. Ivelisse has worked as an intern for Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc. and now researches Power Grid Optimization with Dr. Wei Sun at UCF. After graduation, Ivelisse hopes to pursue a master’s degree in electrical engineering at UCF. Ivelisse is very grateful to have been a Valencia College scholarship recipient as it allowed her to become more involved in her studies.