Advisory Boards

Undergraduate Student Advisory Board

Updates coming fall 2022

Graduate Student Advisory Board

Updates coming fall 2022

External Advisory Board

The external advisory board consists of members representing the key corporations and industries that are targets for our graduates. The general purpose of the board is to advise our programs on matters related to their mission and growth. It will work with the chair and faculty to examine the department’s chosen goals in support of its mission and provide opinion and direction with respect to proposed actions.

MemberTitleCompany/Institution
Mohamed Belkhayat, Ph.D. R&D Engineer Huntington Ingalls Newport News Shipbuilding
Reuben Burch V, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Mississippi State University
Henry Dante, Ph.D Associate Principal Scientist Altria Client Services
Jeff Dowdell, P.E. Manager, Facility Planning Dominion Transmission, Inc.
Wendy Taylor Ellis, Ph.D. Assistant Directory Maggie L. Walker Governor's School
Sean Dunphy Product Yield Engineer Micron Technology, Inc.
Laura Herbert, Ph.D. Principal L.C. Bird High School
Georgios Karles, Ph.D. Director of Sensomics Altria Client Services
Shellie Lundquist Senior Associate Engineer Altria Client Services
Tamika Murrell Staff Engineer Altria Client Services
Frank Peri, Ph.D. Deputy Director NASA Langley Research Center
Steven Ortley, M.B.A. Segment Leader Residential HVAC Ingersoll Rand
CJ Reddy, Ph.D. VP Business Development Altair Engineering
Skylar Roebuck Director of Product Development Mobiquity, Inc.
Scott L. Schein President United Equipment Corp
James Brian Starling, M.B.A. Project Manager, System Protection Engineering Dominion Power
John Volakis, Ph.D. Dean and Professor Florida International University
Joseph Yoder, Ph.D. Senior Tech Staff Member, Microelectronics Division IBM ASIC Applications