The ME Advisory Board is composed of alumni and representatives of major employers of the program’s students. The board's is to guide the strategic direction of the department and its investments in new programs and initiatives. Current members of the board include:

 

Mr. Paul D. Adams (BS ME 1994)

 

Senior Manager, Paint Production Engineering

Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing North America

 

Dr. Shreeder Adibhatla, P.E. (PhD ME 1982)

Manager, Turbine Airfoils Center of Excellence

GE Aircraft Engines

 

Mr. Jeff Baird (BS EE 1993)

Chief Technology Officer

FP International

 

 

Mr. Spencer Bruce (BS ME 1992)

 

President and CEO

Louisville Water Company

 

Mr. Eric D. Coleman (BS ME 1992)

Commercial Director

Dow Chemical Company

 

Dr. A. Michael Higgins, P.E. (BS ME 1965)

Retired, United States Air Force

 

Mr. Chuck Mix (BS AE Purdue 1990)

President and COO

EMI – Ergo Mechanical Industrial

 

 

Mr. Mark Rhodes (BS ME 1984)

 

Vice President, Engineering and Technology

Rolls-Royce Corporation

 

George Wan (PhD ME 1992)

Vice President of Engineering

Ingersoll-Rand

 

Mark L. Wilson (BS ME Purdue 1984)

Director, Product Safety

Cummins, Inc.