Meet our Advisory Board

The Department continually seeks outside interactions with business, industries, and government through its Industrial Advisory Board. Our advisory board is composed of industry professionals who provide input on curriculum, potential employment for students, research opportunities for faculty, and a perspective on future challenges requiring collaboration. 

Edward J. Abeska

Curtis Adams

US Army RDECOM-TARDEC

Bing Cheng

Mercedes-Benz Research and Development

Saikai Chang

Director of Motion Control in Product Development

Alex Dolpp

Mercedes-Benz Research & Development

Abdallah El-Saghir

Visteon

Kenneth Furge

XS Embedded LLC

Marco Gatti

Brooks & Kushman

Brennan Hamilton

GoPoint Technology, Inc.

Chuck Heil

Jamie Hertza

ZF-TRW

William Hutter

STMicroelectronics, Inc.

Robert Karlsen

US Army, TARDEC

Frode Maaseidvaag

Jerry Makuch

Five Cinetic Company

Roger McCurdy

TRW TEE

Monika Minarcin

Omron

Oliver Neil

Hirschmann Car Communication

Chris Piechocki

Continental Corp.

Gregory Rathsburg

Rathsburg Group of Microelectronics Companies

Amy Rathsburg

Rathsburg Group of Microelectronics Companies

Paul J. (P.J.) Renko

Ford Motor Company

Nick Sitarski

Toyota Tech. Center

Ryan Slezsak

Infineon Technologies North America Corp.

Mark Steffka

General Motors

Amine Taleb

Valeo North America

Timothy Talty

General Motors

Kimball Williams

Senior Manager-Test/Lab Services

Mark Zachos

Dearborn Technology

SAE International