Advancement & Industry Advisory Councils

College of Technology Dean's Advancement Council

The Dean's Advancement Council supports the dean of the College of Technology to develop financial resources and strategic relationships (with alumni, funders, and industry partners) to excel at the College’s mission and achieve its vision of “preparing students for a globalized workplace and be” recognized as a premier talent provider in the nation.”

 

College of Technology Dean's Advancement Council 

COT  Steve Bailey
  Alumni: Yes
  Diesel USA Group
  President and CEO (retired)

Kayla BoyllKayla Boyll                               Alumni: Yes                          North American Lighting Corporate Branding Specialist

Rick-Burger.jpgRick Burger
Alumni: No
Duke Energy 
District Manager 

Nicole OtteNicole Otte
Alumni: Yes
Endress+Hauser
Director of Workforce Development

avatar-1.pngCheryl Roberson
Alumni: Yes
Rolls Royce
Program Director (Defense Sector)

COTDave Snow
Alumni: Yes
Extension Partnership                Director, Purdue Manufacturing  

 

College of Technology Industry Advisory Councils

Industry Advisory Councils (IACs) in the College of Technology (COT) are comprised of professionals in the appropriate fields who work in collaboration with our academic departments, programs, and administration to enhance the relevancy and quality of programs. Many advisory council members are alumni who are eager to share their experience and knowledge to improve the curriculum and connect with new graduates. IACs support our accountability by providing guidance and feedback and serving as partners in continuous improvement. For a listing of current advisory council members, please view below. 

Applied Engineering & Technology Management (AETM)  Industry Advisory Councils (IACs)

Automotive Engineering Technology (AET) IAC

Roger Bacon
Alumni: No
GMAC Insurance
Human Resource Manager
Adam Batton
Alumni: Yes
Hoosier Tire
Product Manager
Norbert Brown
Alumni: Yes
Vincennes Univeristy
Transportation Dept Chair
Jon Caughlan
Alumni: Yes
Cummins
ME Technician
John Fletcher
Alumni: Yes
Chevrolet Division, VSSM
District Sales Manager
Kael Fritz
Alumni: Yes
Jasper Engines
Customer Service
Robert Johnson
Alumni: No
Subaru Indiana
Public Relations
Don Lumsdon
Alumni: Yes
Ivy Tech Community College
Automotive Program Chair
Mike Scott
Alumni: Yes
Toyota MMI
Quality Engineer Specialist
Fred Simmons, Jr.
Alumni: Yes
SMG Racing
Owner
   

Engineering (ENGR with concentrations in Civil, Industrial, and Mechanical) IAC

James P. Cannon
Alumni: 
Sony DADC
Manager, Industrial Engineering, Quality Assurance, and Master Data
Matthew Johnson
Alumni: 
Great Dane (Terre Haute campus)
Plant Manager
 
Kashif Khan, P.E.
Alumni: 
Infrastructure Engineering, Inc.
Executive Vice President
 
Asfahan Ullah Khan
Alumni: 
INDOT, Crawfordsville District
In-House Services Manager, Capitol Program Management Division
Dodie Meyer
Alumni: 
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF)
Mechanical Engineer - Contract Administrator
Nicole Otte
Alumni: Yes
Endress+Hauser USA
Director of Workforce Development
 
Arsalan Paleshi
Alumni: 
University of Louisville
Assistant Professor
 
Juliann Porter
Alumni: 
HWC Engineering 
Project Engineer
 
Modabbir Rizwan
Alumni: 
Aztec Engineering Group, Bloomington, IN
Roadway Designer/EIT-1
Payam Sharifi
Alumni: 
Heat Exchanger Design, Inc.
Senior Mechanical Engineer 
Betsy Wilkinson
Alumni: No
ISU BE and KIVA Structural Engineers 
Principal Structural Engineer
 

Engineering Technology (ET) and Civil Engineering Technology (CVET) IACsngineering Technology (ET) including Civil ET (CvET), Mechanical ET () 

Justin Bargo
Alumni: Yes
 
 
 
Mary McCarter
Alumni: Yes
Kellogg
 
Tom Newsom
Alumni: Yes
Sony DADC
Engineer Mgr Replication/Printing/Development
Gary Oxford 
Alumni: No
Bemis
 
Larry Parvin
Alumni: Yes
Great Dane Trailors
Product Engineer
Marc Ponsot
Alumni: Yes
AP Machine & Tool
Manager
Jianren Rong
Alumni: No
Ivy Tech Community College
Design Technology Chair
Michael Westerfield
Alumni: Yes
Taghleef Industries
Engineering and Reliability Manager
 

Manufacturing Engineering Technology (MFET) and Engineering Technology Management (ETM) IACsnufacturing Engineering Technology (MFET) and Technology (TM) 

Bob Brown
Alumni: No
Tri Aerospace
Ann Case
Alumni: Yes
Tredegar Film Industries
Rich Cope
Alumni: No
Taghleef Industries
John DiCenso
Alumni: No 
Raybestos Powertrain
Bob Heskett
Alumni: No
Bemis Performance Packaging
Technical Mgr
David Lynch
Alumni: Yes
PDF Controls
Marvin Miller
Alumni: Yes
MEC
 
S. Paul Myers
Alumni: Yes
South Vigo High School
CTE Dept Chair
Kyle Young
Alumni: Yes
North American Lighting
 

Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) IAC

Americo Andrade
Alumni: No
ThyssenKrupp Presta North America, LLC.
Manufacturing Engineering Support Manager
Justin Bargo
Alumni: Yes
Watchfire Signs
Manufacturing Engineer
Steve Fox
Alumni: No
North American Lighting (NAL)
GM – Corporate Manufacturing Engineering, Assembly
Mike Hammer
Alumni:
Allison Transmission
Product Engineering Manager
 
Dustin Keers
Alumni: Yes
Allison Transmission
Supervisor – Test Cell Operations
 
Gary Oxford
Alumni: Yes
Bemis Co. 
Process Engineer
Larry Parvin
Alumni: Yes
Great Dane
Product Engineer
Marc Ponsot
Alumni: Yes
AP Machine & Tool Inc.
Owner & Manager
 
Buddy Raderstorf
Alumni: No
Capable Concepts LLC
Owner
 
Mark A Schultz
Alumni: Yes
Great Dane
Champion Product Director
 
Bob Sullivan, Jr.
Alumni: Yes
Tri Aerospace, LLC
Sr. Mfg. Engineering
Carrie Thompson
Alumni: No
Crown Equipment Corp.
Director of Human Resources
 
Brad Yowell
Alumni: No
Simonton Windows
Engineering Manager
Gus Zalam
Alumni: Yes
Aisin USA MFG., INC.
Process Improvement & Engineering
 

Packaging Engineering Technology (PET) IAC

Kerry Crossland
Alumni: No
 
Dan Cunningham
Alumni: No
Chair
 
Tricia Rochyby
Alumni: Yes
Baxter Pharmaceuticals
Packaging Engineer
Caeser Watkins 
Alumni: No
 
 
 

Built Environment (BE) Industry Advisory Council (IAC)

Architectural Engineering Technology (ARET) IAC

Amanda Jukes
Alumni: No
Sanders and Associates, Inc
Graduate Architect
David Naidoff
Alumni: No
Catalyst Constrution Group
Assistant Project Manager
Daniel Sanders
Alumni: No
Sanders and Associates, Inc
Owner, Architect
Fred Tejera
Alumni: No
Epic Metals Corporation
Project Engineer LEED Green Associate
 
 

Construction Management (CNST) IAC

Colby Boyer
Alumni: Yes
B&T Drainage
 
Polly Bryan
Alumni: Yes
Ace Blind & Drapery
Owner
Jeff Chandler
Alumni: No
Taylor Bros. Construction Co., Inc.
Vice President Operations
John Collett
Alumni: No
Milestone Contactors South, LLC
Vice President/Wabash Valley Area
Jason Ernst
Alumni: Yes
Terre Haute Savings Bank
Commercial Lending
Todd Fawver
Alumni: No
Milestone Contractors, L.P.
Vice President/Bloomington Area M
Kirsten Fowler
Alumni: No
Asphalt Pavement Association of Indiana
Executive Director
Larry Gauer
Alumni: Yes
Sycamore Engineering
Director of Safety│Project Manager
Adam Gummer
Alumni: Yes
Bowen Engineering Corporation
Project Controls & Virtual Design for Construction
William Hann, Jr.
Alumni: Yes
Hannig Construction, Inc.
Vice President
Rick Harruff
Alumni: Yes
CDI, Inc.
President
Jacob Hellmann
Alumni: No
Keymark Construction
President
Michael Jordan
Alumni: Yes
Indiana Steel Fabricating, Inc.
President
 
Joe Keys
Alumni: No
NRK, Inc.
Vice President
 
Jason King
Alumni: 
Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio
Regional Council of Carpenters (IKORCC)
Representative
Justin Kunz
Alumni: 
Sycamore Engineering
Preconstruction Services
Aaron Martin
Alumni: 
Shiel Sexton
Director of Scheduling
Todd McBride
Alumni: No
Signature Construction, LLC
Vice President of Operations
Josh Naugle
Alumni: Yes
Weddle Bros. Building Group, LLC
Director of Pre-Construction Services
Mike Peterson
Alumni: No
CH Garmong & Son, Inc.
Project Manager
Lloyd Pressley
Alumni: No
Freitag-Weinhardt, Inc.
Operations Manager
George Sheraw
Alumni: No
Indiana Constructors, Inc.
Director, Labor Relations
Henry Stadler
Alumni: No
Thompson Thrift Constsruction, Inc.
Chief Operating Officer
Jeff Strode
Alumni: No
Strode Construction
Owner
Keaton Turner
Alumni: Yes
Turner Mining Group
President
Michael Waldbieser
Alumni: No
MRW Engineering & Consulting, Inc.
President
Brady Wever
Alumni: Yes
Harrell-Fish Incorporated
Project Manager
Tom Woodason
Alumni: Yes
USI Insurance Services, LLC
Commercial Insurance and Surety Bond Producer
   

Interior Architecture Design (IAD) IAC

Julie Berry
Alumni: Yes
Carson Design
Associates President & Owner
Tommy Kleckner
Alumni: No
Indiana Landmarks
Director, Western Regional Office
Shelly Langona
Alumni: Yes
RJE Business Interiors
Vice President/General Manager
Kylie Lockett
Alumni: Yes
Locket Design Co.
Principal
Janice Pattee
Alumni: No
Janice Pattee Design
President/Owner/Designer
Drew Randle
Alumni: Yes
Reifsteck Reid Architects & Co.
Interior Designer
Caroline Rohrmayer
Alumni: Yes
CRMH Architecture+Commercial Interiors, Inc.
President
Scott Tillman
Alumni: No
Indiana State University
University Architect
 

Safety Management (SFTY) IAC

Stephen Borkowski
Alumni: Yes
Independent Consultant
 
Arlene Jones
Alumni: Yes
Duke Energy
ES&H Professional
Malcolm Legault
Alumni: No
PARSONS
Regional SH&E Director 
Dennis Mendenhall
Alumni: Yes
Marathon Petroleum Company
Advanced HES Professional
John Rolison
Alumni: Yes
Kellogg North America
Regional EHS Manager
Brian Snow
Alumni: Yes
Rockville Correctional Facility
Safety Hazard Manager

 

Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology (ECET) Industry Advisory Councils (IACs)

Automation and Control Engineering Technology (ACET) IAC

Jan Eglen
Alumni: No
Consultant/retired
Robert English
Alumni: Yes
Indiana State University
Professor Emeritus
Vaughn Levy 
Alumni: No
Bellflight
 
Shane Stucky
Alumni: No
Elanco
CEO
   

Computer Engineering Technology (CET) IAC

Gary Bullock
Alumni: No
Crane Naval
CTO, Pierce Aerospace LLC
Jerry Cockrell
Alumni: Yes
ISA
Chairperson
David Ehinger
Alumni: No
Rolls-Royce
Director IT Security
Robert English
Alumni: Yes
Indiana State University
Professor Emeritus
Vaughn Levy  
Alumni: No
Bellflight
 
 

Electronics Engineering Technology (EET) IAC

Gary Bullock
Alumni: No
Crane Naval
CTO, Pierce Aerospace LLC
Robert English
Alumni: Yes
Indiana State University
Professor Emeritus
Vaughn Levy 
Alumni: No
Bellflight
 
Michelle Robinson
Alumni: Yes
ZF-TRW - retired
 
 
 
 
 

Information Technology (IT) IAC

Jerry Cockrell
Alumni: Yes
ISA
Chairperson
Jan Eglen
Alumni: No
Consultant/retired
David Ehinger
Alumni: No
Rolls-Royce
Director IT Security
Nick Mahurin
Alumni: No
InfaWare
CEO
Shane Stucky
Alumni: No
Elanco
CEO
 

Human Resource Development & Performance Technology (HRD&PT) Industry Advisory Council (IAC)

Adult and Career Education (ACE) IAC

Tera Archbold 
Alumni: Yes,
Ivy Tech Community College-Fort Wayne 
Educational Technologist
 
Rebecca Dart
Alumni: Yes
Hershey Chocolate
Production Supervisor
 
Natalie Mabbitt
Alumni: Yes
Kirkpatrick Mgmt. Co., Inc.
Regional Property Manager
 
 Ellie Pounds
Alumni: Yes
Indiana State University
Interim Math & Writing Center Coordinator
 
 Martha Reed
Alumni: Yes
Indiana State University
Program Coordinator
Office of Multicultural Services and Programs 
Cathy Stennet Robb 
Alumni: No
Oakland City University
Dean of the School of Business
 

Human Resource Development (HRD) IAC

Yi Chew
Alumni: Yes,
Union Hospital
Human Resource Generalist
Human Resources Department
Cheryl James
Alumni: Yes
Hill-Rom, Inc. 
Vice President of Human Resources 
 
Robert Lowe
Alumni: Yes
Aero Tech and Corporate Talent Aquisition
JBT Corporation
Vice President of Human Resources
David E. Myers
Alumni: Yes
Terre Haute Savings Bank
Vice President
Chanel Novack 
Alumni: Yes
Indiana State University
Undergraduate Student
College of Technology
Michael Rady
Alumni: No
South Division PepsiCo Beverages
North America
Human Resources
Mike Shadoan
Alumni: No
Thyssenkrupp Presta North America, LLC
Human Resources Manager