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Advisory Board

The College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences Advisory Board brings industry partners together to advise on various situations related to Higher Education. The collaboration between the business leaders and CECAS is instrumental in strategizing, planning, and shaping the future of the College and its effects on the world.

Board Members

◼ Janine Anthony Bowen, Esq.

◼ Charlie Blackwell-Thompson
Launch Director, Exploration Ground Systems Program

◼ Dr. Marshall L. Brown
President and CEO
ACM Chemistries, Inc.  

◼ Al Collins
President: Europe, Africa, Middle East
Fluor Corporation

◼ Cara Cornelius
Director of Food and Travel Experiences
Michelin Americas  

◼  Dr. Liesl Folks
Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
The University of Arizona

◼  Dr. Ellen Granberg
Provost and Senior VP for Academic Affairs
Rochester Institute of Technology

◼  I.V. Hall
Vice President, Research & Development, Digital, Robotics & Capital Equipment
DePuy Synthes

◼ Sam Holeman
Vice President, Transmission System Planning & Operations
Duke Energy

◼ Raymond Jones
Vice President-Asia
ExxonMobil Development Company

◼ Mike Mansuetti
Robert Bosch, LLC

◼ Gary Mercer
Vice President Engineering
GE Aviation

◼ Kevin Poyck
Market Group Leader Americas

◼ Dr. Melur Ramasubramanian
Vice President of Research
University of Virginia

◼ Dr. Bevlee Watford
Associate Dean, Equity and Engagement
Virginia Tech College of Engineering

◼ Michael Watt
Chairman and CEO
Scientific Research Corporation

◼ Mary Beth Westmoreland
Vice President, Technology

◼ Vanessa Wyche
Acting Director
NASA Johnson Space Center

◼ Kevin Yates - Chairman of the Board
Trulite Glass and Aluminum

Emeritus Board Members

◼ Dr. C. Mauli Agrawal P.E.
Interim Provost & VP for Academic Affairs Research
University of Texas, San Antonio

◼ Joseph T. Bailey
Retired Vice President of Research
3M Industrial & Consumer Sector

◼ Dr. Samit K. Bhattacharyya, P.E.
RENMAR Enterprises Inc.

◼ Senator Paul Campbell
South Carolina Senate

◼ Dr. Ben P. Dillard, III
Florence-Darlington Technical College

◼ Paul M. Garrett
Retired VP of Celanese Acetate

◼ Keith Gockenbach
Sr. VP Operations, Sundrop Fuels

◼ Dr. Randolph Guschl
Retired Director
Dupont Center for Collaborative Research & Education

◼ R. Scott Henry
President & CEO
SERC Reliability Corporation

◼ Milton W. Holcombe
Retired President
Electrospace Systems

◼ Ralph Hulseman
Hoowaki, LLC

◼ The Honorable Hugh K. Leatherman
S. C. Senator
President Protem

◼ Ronald Lindsay
Retired Chief Operating Officer
Eastman Chemical Company

◼ Eric Martinez

◼ Robert W. Moser
Retired Executive VP of Springs Industries  

◼ James A. Scotti, P.E.
Retired Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer
Fluor Corporation

◼ Ken Smith 
Sr. Vice President Business Development
Fluor Corporation  

◼ Dean P. Stanley
Retired Vice President  

◼ David Stafford
Chief Human Resource Officer
Michelin North America  

◼ Dr. Marshall White, Jr.
Midlands Technical College

◼ James H. Young, Jr.
Retired Senior VP of Customer Relations
SC Electric & Gas Co.

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