Miranda Leake

Mechanical Designer

Miranda Leake joined EPS in 2021 as Mechanical Designer. With her broad skillset in various drafting and modeling applications, Miranda works through EPS’ problem-solving process to develop 3D conceptual designs that are simple and robust for the entertainment industry. She holds dual degrees in mechanical engineering and entertainment engineering, and her background has ranged from technical theatre roles such as stage manager and AV technician to mechanical design roles including fabrication manager and automation engineer. As a student, Miranda developed a remote-control vehicle used for superficial and ultrasonic weld-inspection on roller coasters.

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, University of Nevada Las Vegas

First introduction to the industry:

I love art and technology/engineering, so this industry allows me to have fun and challenge myself. I also really love the people.

What I listen to at work:

Either jazz or EDM. Depends on how much coffee I’ve had.

Dream Vacation:

South Korea. The food and landscape there looks amazing.

When I'm not at work...

I’m painting, putting together model kits, playing videogames, cooking and eating.