Name: Devon Finninger
Hometown: Dallas, TX
Major: Master's in Electrical Engineering
Devon Finninger is an MSEE student on the Computer Engineering track and also works for Raytheon’s IIS branch in the Garland plant as an Infrastructure Engineer. He decided to attend SMU for his undergraduate degree after visiting the beautiful and friendly campus and talking to students and professors. Devon described them as very knowledgeable and passionate about the University and Engineering as a whole. Currently he is a TA for the freshman “Introduction to Electrical Engineering” course. As a TA, he grades the students’ assignments, holds office hours to assist students with their studies, leads out of class review sessions before exams, and helps the students during their laboratory time. Devon is actively involved as a graduate student by serving as the Treasurer of the Lyle Graduate Student Council, speaking at the Graduate Brown-Bag Lunch, and holding a lecture mini-series at night. When he graduates with his MSEE, Devon would like to hold a position as a Digital Designer, preferably with a focus in Hardware Security.