John W. Reese Jr.

(MSIE 1954)
Distinguished Engineering Alumnus (1980)
Vice President of Operations
Caloric Corporation
Division of Raytheon Corporation
For his twenty-five years of engineering and management accomplishments first in the U.S. Navy and then in private industry, instituting cost reduction programs using the state-of-the-art techniques of work measurement, production control and operations research.
Outstanding Industrial Engineer (1997)
Plant Manager, Electromagnetics System Division
Raytheon, Retired
"In my experience, an industrial engineering education prepares one for the broadest career opportunities and the ultimate management challenge any one young man or woman can aspire to achieve."