The BRADLEY DEPARTMENT of ELECTRICAL and COMPUTER ENGINEERING

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2019-2020 ECE Advisory Board

ECE Advisory Board

The ECE Department’s Advisory Board is a collection of highly-accomplished and respected individuals that provide strategic advice and personal support to the Department Head and faculty on existing and proposed educational, service, and research activities.

The objective of the board is to assist the Department in achieving its vision of being recognized as the national model for combining cutting-edge research, revolutionary educational approaches, and external partnerships in the advancement of electrical and computer engineering.

Members

    Lynne Hamilton-Jones

    Chair
    Director, Advisory Services
    LMI

    Adedoyin Adewodu

    Principal
    INFRASI

    R.J. Balanga

    Government Employee

    Michael Bear

    Technical Director - Systems Engineering
    BAE Systems

    Duane Blackburn

    Science & Technology Policy Analyst/Strategist
    The MITRE Corporation

    Andrew Consiglio

    Fellow, Advanced Measurements
    Pratt & Whitney

    Thomas Drayer

    Technical Director, Processing and Analytic Capabilities
    U.S. Department of Defense

    Charles Dublin

    Chief Executive Officer
    Talon Holdings

    Tony Fairfax

    President and CEO
    CensusChannel LLC

    Janet Farmer

    Consulting Engineer, PE
    Dominion Virginia Power

    Michael Garris

    Senior Scientist & Founder/Chair of the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Community of Interest
    NIST

    Jamie Helmer

    Manager - Process Improvement
    Norfolk Southern

    Brian Huber

    CVD Engineering Manager
    Micron Technology

    Paige Kassalen

    Graduate Student
    Carnegie Mellon

    John Kelly

    Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
    North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

    Ting-Pui (Ivan) Lai

    Consultant Engineer
    Ciena

    Jeff McWhirt

    Senior Manager - Reliability
    Digital Realty

    Nam Nguyen

    Manager - Division of Energy
    Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals & Energy

    Mike Pochet

    Chief, Microelectronics & Embedded Systems Assurance Branch
    AFRL

    Amit Puri

    Managing Executive, East Coast Operations
    Braxton Science & Technology Group (BSTG)

    Kenneth Schulz

    Principal Engineer
    Lockheed Martin

    Raymond Sharp

    Director of Programs
    Northrop Grumman Mission Systems

    Mark Alan Walters

    Director - Displays, Controls and Audio Systems
    General Motors

    Christine Whiteside

    IBM Server Group Yield Characterization Engineer
    IBM

    Sam Yakulis

    Director, Engineering and Program Excellence
    Lockheed Martin