2019 Distinguished Engineering Alumni

Photo Tim Cahill

Timothy S. Cahill

Vice President
Air and Missile Defense Systems
Lockheed Martin

“An engineering degree always gives you depth in particular areas of the field but as important is the understanding of how the disciplines fit together and synergize. I felt Purdue emphasized this even when I attended. Today the University has taken this to a level I never could have imagined.”

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Kenneth B. Sanger

Vice President and General Manager
Commercial Airplane Development (Retired)
The Boeing Company

“Purdue’s engineering curriculum and faculty challenged me to show up for every class, every assignment, and every test, which translated in my detailed preparedness throughout my professional career.”


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