Kick-off Luncheon 2023

Chattanooga Engineers Week


The Engineers Week Kick-off Luncheon starts off the celebration of Engineers Week for the Chattanooga Area. It is an event that highlights the contribution of engineering to the betterment of the world and encourages participants to recognize the importance of their work.

Event Information

When: Tuesday, Feb 21, 2023
Where: UTC University Center’s Chattanooga Room
Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm


2023 Kickoff Luncheon Guest Speaker

Matthew Rasmussen

Senior Vice President of Engineering and Operations Support at Tennessee Valley Authority

TOPIC: Creating the Future and Solving Global Challenges

Mr. Rasmussen with over 20 years of experience with TVA, started as maintenance engineer at Browns Ferry Nuclear plant, became Senior Reactor Operator, later as superintendent, director positions, plant manager of Sequoyah Nuclear plant, Site VP at Sequoyah, then Browns Ferry, before his recent promotion.

He received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Auburn University.