Yandra Pulido, recipient of the Technology Rising Star Award. Pulido is a manufacturing engineer for the Planning Department at Ingalls Shipbuilding in Avondale. She is well respected by her peers and brings a unique blend of established industrial engineering skills combined with a good understanding of shipbuilding. Pulido started her career as an industrial engineer at Avondale in 2006. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial and systems engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.