Dean’s Leadership Advisory Boards

Dean Kenneth R. Lutchen has convened a group of senior executives from industry and academia to advise him on future directions, challenges and opportunities for the College. This Engineering Leadership Advisory Board offers input on how the College of Engineering can impact future technologies, recruit outstanding faculty, solve complex problems, set priorities, and garner the additional resources necessary to bring the College to the next level of excellence. Dean Lutchen and the College are grateful for the advice and service of the Engineering Dean’s Advisory Board members.

Dean’s Leadership Advisory Board Members

  • John Abele, Founder & Director, Boston Scientific
  • Jill Albertelli– ENG ’91, President, Military Engines, Pratt & Whitney
  • Adel Al-Saleh– ENG ’87, Board Member, Deutsche Telekom
  • Alan Auerbach– ENG ’91, Chairman, Founder, President & CEO, Puma Biotechnology
  • Tye Brady – ENG ’90, Chief Technologist, Amazon Robotics
  • Deborah Caplan– ENG ’90, Executive VP, Human Resources & Corporate Services, NextEra Energy
  • Nizar Dalloul – ENG ’83, GRS ’87, Chairman and CEO, Comium Group
  • Roger Dorf – ENG ’70, Former VP, Wireless Group, Cisco Systems
  • Brian Dunkin, M.D. –  ENG ’85, Chief Medical Officer, Boston Scientific
  • Vanessa Feliberti – ENG ’93, Corporate VP, M365 Services Platform Engineering, Microsoft
  • Joseph Frassica –  MED ’88, Chief Medical Officer & Head of Research, the Americas, Philips Healthcare
  • Ron Garriques – ENG ’86, CEO and Chairman, Gee Holdings LLC
  • Mikhail Gurevich – ENG ’07, Questrom’12, Managing Partner, Dominion Capital
  • Joseph Healey – ENG ’88, Senior Managing Director, Healthcor Management LP
  • William Huyett, COO, Ironwood Pharmaceuticals
  • Dean Kamen, President & Founder, DEKA Research & Development
  • Anand Krishnamurthy – ENG ’92, ’96, President and CEO, Affirmed Networks, Inc.
  • Ezra Kucharz – ENG ’90, Chief Business Officer, DraftKings Inc.
  • Abhijit Kulkarni – ENG ’93, ’97, COO, Cellino Biotech Inc.
  • Tonie Leatherberry – ENG ’85, Board Member, Amfam, Inc.
  • Peter Levine – ENG ’83, General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz
  • Nick Lippis – ENG ’84, ’89, President, Lippis Enterprises
  • Andy Marsh – ENG ’83, COO, Dynavac
  • Kathleen McLaughlin – ENG ’87, EVP & Chief Sustainability Officer, Walmart Inc.; President, Walmart Foundation
  • Manuel Mendez – ENG ’91, CEO, Quotient Limited
  • Rao Mulpuri – ENG ’92, ’96, CEO, View Inc.
  • Girish Navani – ENG ’91, CEO, eClinical Works
  • Anton Papp – ENG ’90, VP & Head of Corporate Development, Ping Identity
  • Sharad Rastogi  – ENG ’91, Chief Product Officer, JLL
  • Dr. Kimberly Ellen Samaha – ENG ’89, CEO, Born Global LLC
  • George Savage – ENG ’81, President, Windmill Partners LLC
  • Binoy Singh, M.D. – ENG ’89, Associate Chief of Cardiology, Lenox Hill Hospital
  • John Tegan – ENG ’88, President and CEO, Communication Technology Services
  • Francis Troise – ENG’87, Consultant, GTCR
  • Bill Weiss – ENG ’83, ‘97, VP of Manufacturing & Logistics, General Dynamics Mission Systems

West Coast Alumni Leadership Council

  • Claudia Arango Dunsby – ENG ’92 Vice President, Operations, Hybridge IT
  • Bettina Briz Himes – ENG ’86 Director, Strategic Alliances, GoPro, Inc.
  • Chris Brousseau – ENG ’91 Partner, Cognitive Process Services, IBM; Founder, Surface Owl
  • Gregory Cordrey – ENG ’88 Partner, Jeffer Mangles Butler & Mitchell, LLP
  • Richard Fuller, Ph.D. – ENG ’88 Senior Principle Engineer – Systems, Semtech Corporation
  • Tim Gardner – ENG ’00 Founder/CEO, Riffyn, Inc.
  • Roger Hajjar – ENG ’88 Chief Technical Officer, Prysm, Inc.
  • Kent Hughes – ENG ’79 Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff, Verizon Wireless
  • Michele Iacovone – ENG ’89 Advisor/Investor; Former SVP, Technology & Data, Intuit, Inc.
  • Tyler Kohn – ENG ’98 Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Continual
  • Yitao Liao – ENG ’10, ’11 Former Chief Technology Officer, RayVio Corp
  • Martin Lynch – ENG ’82 COO & Board Member, FreeWire
  • Dan Maneval – ENG ’82 Nonclinical Consultant, Selva Therapeutics
  • Sandip “Sonny” Patidar – ENG ’90 Managing Partner, Titanium Capital Partners
  • Sanjay Prasad – ENG ’86, ’87 Associate Professor of Law, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University
  • John Scaramuzzo – ENG ’87 CEO Advisor & Former COO, Nyriad Limited
  • Greg Seiden – ENG ’80 Former Vice President – Applications Integration, Oracle Systems
  • Dylan Steeg – ENG ’95 VP of Business Development, Aible
  • Francis “Frank” Tiernan – ENG ’70 Former President, Anritsu Company (Retired)
  • Joseph Winograd – ENG ’95, ’97 EVP, Chief Technology Officer, and Co-Founder, Verance Corp

Ex-officio, from Dean’s Leadership Advisory Board

  • Amit Jain – ENG ’85, ’88 President & CEO, Prysm, Inc.
  • Richard Reidy – SMG ’82, Former President and CEO, Progress Software Corp.
  • Venkatesh Narayanamurti Professor & Former Dean, School of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Harvard University