Joe DiCesare

Joe DiCesareJoe DiCesare

Degree: Textile Engineering ‘14 (Product Engineering concentration)

Hometown: Goldsboro, North Carolina

Current City: Portland, Oregon

Profession: Footwear Material Developer, Nike

Council Position: Communications Committee

How did the Wilson College of Textiles prepare you for your career?

The Wilson College of Textiles taught me how to be a valued contributing member of a high functioning team, specifically in the textile and materials industry.

What does it mean to be a member of the Dean’s Young Alumni Leadership Council?

The Dean’s Young Alumni Leadership Council will allow me to stay in touch with the College while providing insight and ideas for how to connect with alumni around the world.

What do you see in the future for the Wilson College of Textiles?

I see the Wilson College of Textiles as more than a four-year program. The college will provide its students a lifetime system of support through career services and a strong network of alumni who are there to help each other out.