Purdue Engineering Strategic Plan
Engineering Advisory Council
Chaired by a member appointed by the dean, the Engineering Advisory Council is comprised of executives from around the world and represents all types of enterprise including industry, government, not-for profits, and academia. Its purpose is to advise the dean and the Engineering Leadership Team on all matters of concern to the College.
Jan AllebachHewlett-Packard Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer EngineeringRita ColwellDistinguished University Professor, Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of MarylandGary CummingsDirector, Technical Center JTEKT North America, Inc.Cheryl A. CunninghamPresident, Parsons Cunningham & Shartle Engineers, Inc.Jane Zimmer DanielsRetired Program Director, Clair Booth Luce and Higher Education Programs, Henry Luce FoundationJuan Ernesto de BedoutRetired Group President Latin American Operations, Kimberly-Clark CorporationWilliam DudleyCEO, Bechtel Group, IncDuane EmbreeDirector of the Indiana Office Defense Development and National Director for Military and Defense InitiativesHarold ForcePresident and CEO, Force Construction Co. Inc.; Executive Vice President, Force Design Inc.
Retired, Vice President, AppleCare and Logistics, AppleGary GabrieleDrosdick Endowed Dean of Engineering, Villanova UniversityDeborah GrubbePresident and Owner, Operations & Safety Solutions, LLCKaitlin Harris
Jay IhlenfeldRetired, Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific, 3MKathy KilmerDirector, Walt Disney Parks and ResortsKate Kustermann RiveraChief of Staff for the Chief Talent Officers of Deloitte Consulting's U.S. Technology PracticeKirk LawVice President Systems Products Engineering, NetApp Inc.Emily LiggettCEO, NovaTorque, Inc.Christine MaziarVice President and Senior Associate Provost, University of Notre DameJames MillerVice President, Worldwide Operations, Google Inc.Craig MoughlerSenior Vice President of Valvoline, Managing Director for Valvoline International Inc.Sandra PostelRetired Vice President Boeing Commercial AirplanesChris PrivonRetired Vice President and General Manager, Imaging and Printing Group Americas Services, Hewlett-Packard CompanySarah RajalaDean and Professor, Iowa State University, James & Katherine Melsa Professor in EngineeringAndrew ReynoldsSenior Advisor, Office of Space and Advanced Technologies, Office of International Information and Communications PolicyJoseph SchoendorfVenture Partner, Accel PartnersCarol SturmanFounder and President, Sturman IndustriesEddie SturmanTechnical Lead, Sturman IndustriesSigmar WittigFormer Chairman, German Aerospace Center, Cologne, Professor Emeritus, Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery, University Karlsruhe (TH), GermanyWilliam WulfPresident Emeritus, National Academy of Engineering; AT&T Professor of Computer Science and University Professor Department of Computer Science, School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of VirginiaPablo ZavattieriAssociate Professor Lyles School of Civil Engineering, Purdue UniversityTasha ZephirinGraduate Student Representative