Rene Diaz ’17

Rene is an Electrical and Computer Engineering major from Miami, Florida. He was a two-year member of the Sprint Football team, starting at defensive back both years. He was a contributor on both defense and special teams. 

On campus, Rene served as House Manager for the Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta during the 2015-2016 academic year. In this role, he worked with brothers to maintain a healthy living environment at the house and made sure that the building was up to code for fire and building inspections. He was also a member of the Baja SAE project team during the 2014-2015 academic year. He enjoys giving back to the community when possible and thus participates in events such as the Cornell Cares event annually.

After graduation, Rene hopes to be working for a technology company helping to make a product that will improve people’s lives. He plans to continue to honor the Hunt Tradition of Citizenship through helping others in the community and through his work in the technology sector.