Rogina Jeffries, 53; former software engineer
A former software engineer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Lincoln Laboratory, Rogina Jeffries combined interests in family and work, sciences and the arts, throughout her life. While studying science in college, she worked backstage on theatre productions. As a mother of two, she was involved with a host of organizations. At Lincoln Laboratory, she worked on satellite surveillance and traveled to New Mexico to help with the installation of a camera that was part of a space surveillance program.