Trina Jefferson

Trina Jefferson Mechanical Engineer

Ball Aerospace

Graduating Class: 2021

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics


Trina was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She graduated as a member of the first graduating class from KIPP Sunnyside High School. Trina graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Texas Tech University, is finishing a Master of Science in Space Systems Engineering from Johns Hopkins University, and is gainfully employed at Ball Aerospace as a Mechanical Engineer specializing in Mechanical Ground Support Equipment. Trina currently serves as the CO-lead of the African Diaspora Ball Network Group, helping foster a community among black employees. She is also a member of Ball Aerospace Diversity &Inclusion Advisory Council. Trina is very passionate about Engineering and D&I.


Bachelor of Science: Mechanical Engineering; Minor Mathematics

Master of Science: Space Systems Engineering


Ball Aerospace

Mechanical Engineer Associate 2019-2021

Mechanical Engineer 2021-Present