Industrial Advisory Board

The Industrial Advisory Board (IAB) is a fun group of talented and experienced engineering professionals who are serious about ECE education. Serving as advocates for the department, board members provide input regarding curriculum plans, foster mutually beneficial collaborations, and participate in events and activities to benefit the department.

Want to Get Involved with the IAB?

Contact Andrea Leland, industrial relations coordinator, for more information.

IAB Membership:

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ACS Power

Jon Grooters
Sales Director
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Advanced Micro Devices

Colin Baldwin
Director of Business Development
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Dana Kirchmar
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Fernando Tomasel
VP of Engineering
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Arrow Electronics

Pramit Rajkrishna
Senior Product Manager
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Avaya Communications

Mike Stiles
Engineering Manager
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Ball Aerospace

Torie Hadel
RF Engineer
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Jacob Sauer
Director of Advanced Systems Technology

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Bell Labs

Martin Glapa
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Jason Gentry
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Steven Martin
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Colorado Microcircuits

Paul Chase
Chief Technology Officer

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Dell Technologies

Michael Kotson
System Architect
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Echo Summit

Scott Lukes
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Ed Minnock & Associates

Ed Minnock
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Engineers Without Borders

Veronica Cavallaro
Chief Operations Officer
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Evident Solar

Robert Brooks
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Gold Aspen Consulting

Richard Troksa
Executive Business Consultant
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Hewlett Packard

Jim Greener
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David Lacey
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Scott Makinen
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Grant Miller
Senior Software Engineer
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Idaho National Laboratory

Manish Mohanpurkar
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Chris Bendele
Engineering Manager
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Jon Lotz
Sr. Strategic Planner for Server Organizaation
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Orhan Norman
Engineering Manager
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Greg Nuccio
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Keysight Technologies

Kin Chan
Director of ASIC Design Center
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Chuck Duey
Hardware R&D Engineer
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Dan Ferguson
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Art Lizotte
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Steve Narciso
Solutions Architect
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Alan Wang
Senior Program Manager
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Lockheed Martin

Lynda Allen
Chief Engineer

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Malisko Engineering

Dan Malyszko
Director of Operations
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Todd Hansell
Site Quality Director for Medtronic Neurosurgery
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Jeannine Looney
SWQA & Test Engineering Manager
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Shirish Bahirat
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Randy Crane
Senior Hardware Design Engineer
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National Instruments

Tom Ferraro
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National Renewable Energy Lab

Michael Coddington
Senior Engineer
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Rob Hovsapian
Research Advisor
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Northrop Grumman

Paul Monson
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Numerica Corporation

Matt Hilt

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Precision Biopsy

John Nichols
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Propel Labs

Susan Hunter
Senior Optical Engineer
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Raytheon Systems Company

Duane Spence
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Tasterra Consulting, LLC

Richard Toftness
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Kurt Rentel
North American Business Development Manager
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The Group, Inc.

Tim Ash
Broker Associate Partner
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U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

Dr. Abbie Watnik
Research Scientist
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Up2Right Consulting, LLC

Scott Evans
Principal IOT and Firmware Architect
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Wolf Robotics

Robert Burke
Control Engineer
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Lance Guymon
Engineering Manager
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Woodward Industrial Controls

Steve Pacheco
Application Engineer
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Engineering Consultants: Dave Christie, Dave Newman, Chuck Quire