People in ISyE


Laura Albert
David H. Gustafson Department Chair
Portrait of Professor James Luedtke
James Luedtke
Associate Chair for Graduate Affairs
Amanda Smith
Associate Chair for Undergraduate Affairs

ISyE Advisory Board

The purpose of the ISyE Industrial Advisory Board (IAB) is to serve as an external advisory body to the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department.

The primary functions of the ISyE IAB are the following: 

  • To review the present programs and plans of the Industrial and Systems (ISyE) Department and identify areas of opportunity; 
  • To serve as a liaison between the ISyE Department and business, industry, and government; 
  • To form an advocacy network to make business, industry, and government more aware of the services with the Department provides; and,  
  • To advise or assist in major fund-raising efforts of the Foundation for the ISyE Department. 
  • To promote ISyE value and opportunities with the Dean and the College of Engineering (COE) 

Complete Statement of Purpose

Rachael Conrad: Regional Vice President of Sales, Services, and Solutions (North America), Rockwell Automation

Ric Elert: President, Conversant Media

Dave Klante: Principal, DKE Consulting

Tina Lamers: Senior Director of Engineering, Otter Products

Nick Lochner: Managing Director, Accenture

Nick McDonough: Vice President (Performance Advisory Office), Advocate Aurora Health

Maria Palma: Principal, RRE Ventures

Anshul Pande: Chief Technology Officer, Stanford Children’s Health

Jessica Rannow: District Operations Manager, AmerisourceBergen

Sandra Ringelstetter Ennis: Chief Operating Officer, NERA Economic Consulting

Chris Samborski: Vice President (Strategic Finance), Martin Marietta

Nancy Spelsberg: President, BCP Transportation