College advisory boards
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.
Ex-officio: Ian M. Robertson—Dean, College of Engineering University of Wisconsin-Madison
Industrial Advisory Board
Richard Antoine—President, National Academy of Human Resources
Cynthia Bachmann—Vice President (retired), Engineering, Kohler Kitchen & Bath
Mary Baker—Technical Director, Chair, ATA Engineering Inc.
David Beck-Engel—Vice Chairman, J.H. Findorff & Son Inc.
Douglas Bettinger—Executive VP & CFO, Lam Research Corporation
Thomas J. Boldt—CEO, Boldt Construction
David C. Franchino—President and Principal, Delve
Jeff Graves—CEO, 3D Systems
John Gugel—President and CEO (retired), Honeywell UOP
Brian Haas—Vice President, Central Engineering-Global Products Group, KLA-Tencor Corp.
Dawn Harms—Chief Revenue Officer, Momentus
Wendy Harris—General Manager, Product Operations, GE Healthcare
John Holton—Founder/Chairman/President, JWS Foundation Inc.
Kathy Howard—Patent attorney
Jay V. Ihlenfeld—Senior Vice President (retired), Asia Pacific, 3M; Director, Celanese Corp.
Jeremy Kranz—Senior Vice President and Head, Technology Investment Group, GIC Special Investments
Jun Lee—President (retired), SRI Design Inc.
Jane Mandula (chair)—Co-owner and Vice President (retired), Gen/Tran Corp.
Paul McCann—Vice President, Industrial Project Development, Boldt Company
James R. Meister—Vice President (retired), Operations Support, Exelon Nuclear
Bill Monfre (vice chair)—President, Quality Insulators Inc./Asbestos Removal Inc.
Lou Morrone—Senior Vice President, Rapid Diagnostics, Abbott
Craig Palmer—Entrepreneur; Board Member, Mobile Angel & Fantracks
John Pfeifer—CEO/President, Oshkosh Corp.
James E. Rekoske—Senior Vice President, RD&E-Industrial Sector, Nalco Water
Michael Running—Vice President, Global Operations, Plexus Engineering Solutions
Christine Schyvinck—President and CEO, Shure Incorporated
Rajan Sheth—CEO and Chairman (retired), Mead & Hunt Inc.
David Smukowski—Private Equity Investor, WARF Trustee
Adam Steltzner—Chief Engineer, NASA
Thomas Still—President, Wisconsin Technology Council
Roy Thiele-Sardiña—Managing Partner and Co-Founder, HighBar Partners
Thomas Werner—CEO (retired), Sunpower
Christopher Wheeler—CEO, Heritage Ventures
Alan Yeung—Director, Foxconn Technology Group-U.S. Strategic Initiatives