Barbara Noerenberg has over 25 years of experience in engineering and management with demonstrated ability to lead diverse teams of professionals in areas of engineering research, product development and partner management. Ms. Noerenberg joined Qualcomm in 1994, and is currently responsible for the Corporate R&D Division's Program Office, where she works with the executive and engineering teams to define and implement new research opportunities and leading-edge development.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Noerenberg held management positions at Jostens Learning Corporation where she developed educational multimedia systems. Prior to Jostens, she was involved with mergers and acquisitions at Computer Associates.
Ms. Noerenberg recently served as Chairman of the Board of Directors for two non-profit organizations. She currently serves as a Board member for the YWCA. She was the recipient of the YWCA's TWIN (Tribute to Women and Industry) Award in 2005, the North County Chamber of Commerce Woman in Business Award in 2010 and Athena San Diego's Pinnacle Award in Technology in 2012. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Computer Science from San Diego State University.