University of Wisconsin Madison College of Engineering


College Advisory Board 


Industrial Advisory Board 


Thank you, Industrial Advisory Board members! These industry leaders draw on valuable engineering, business and academic experiences in their service to the college. Their insight helps College of Engineering administrators set priorities that advance college excellence in research and education and strengthen connections with alumni and industry.

 Ian M. RobertsonDean, 
College of Engineering 
University of Wisconsin-Madison




Daniel T. Adamany, Chief Executive Officer, AHEAD, LLC

Richard L. Antoine, President, AOConsulting; Global HR Officer (retired), Procter & Gamble 


Cynthia Bachmann (IAB chair)—Vice President, 
Engineering, Kohler Kitchen & Bath


Thomas J. Boldt, CEO, Boldt Construction


Vincent S. Chan—Director, 
Theory & Computational Science 
Energy Group (retired), General Atomics


Kim ChristopherVice President, 
Vision Strategic Solutions, 


R. Fenton-May, Chairman and CEO, CarrierWeb/e*freightvac LLC


David C. Franchino—President and Principal, 
Design Concepts


Thomas F. GunkelCEO and President, 
Mortenson Construction


Brian HaasVice President, Global Customer Operations, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China, KLA-Tencor Corp.


Michael J. HarshVice President and Chief Technology Officer (retired), GE Healthcare 


Mark A. HenningGeneral Manager, 
Angus Chemical Company


Jay V. IhlenfeldSenior Vice President (retired), 
Asia Pacific, 3M; 
Director, Celanese Corp.

Arthur R. Janes

Leon P. Janssen President/Owner, Meadow Brook Farm Publishing; GE Healthcare (retired)

Jeremy A. Kranz

Jane Mandula—Co-owner and Vice President (retired), 
Gen/Tran Corp.


James R. MeisterVice President, 
Operations Support, Exelon Nuclear


Susan B. OrtenstoneSenior VP and Chief Human Resources Officer, Center Point Energy


Todd C. PulvinoPrincipal and co-founder, CNH Partners

James E. RekoskeVice President and GM, 
Renewable Energy and Chemicals, Honeywell's UOP


Michael RunningVice President, Global Operations, Plexus Engineering Solutions

Rajan I. ShethCEO/Chairman, Mead & Hunt, Inc.

Michael R. Splinter—Executive Chairman, Board of Directors, Applied Materials


Tom StillPresident, 
Wisconsin Technology Council


James H. ThompsonSenior Vice President, 
Engineering, Qualcomm Inc.

Christopher L. Wheeler—

Indra WidjajaVice President, PT.Sinar Angkasa Rungkut