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Industrial Technology & Packaging

Advisory Boards

Industrial Technology Advisory Board

Name Graduation Date Company
Mark H. Alexander, Jr. IT ’71 Bechtel Contracts/Procurement Manager, (retired)
David Beaumont McKinsey & Company, Performance Transformation Consultant
John R. Becker Senior Manager, Production & Industrial Engineering, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co.
Michael C. Bickel IT ’95, MSI&TS ’02 President, Rantec Power Systems Inc.
Lance Bryant Director, Production Operations, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Northrop Grumman Corp.
Forrest Fleming IT ’78 CEO, True Vision 3D Surgical
Terry G. Hellinger IT ’91 President, Mako Systems, Inc.
Eric P. Linkugel IT ’01, MSI&TS ’02 Energy Solutions & Service Manager, Los Padres Division, Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
Joan Passovoy IT ’76 Visiting Professor of Operations Management, University of San Diego, School of Business Administration
Blair S. Pruett IT ’79, Advisory Board Chair Industrial Sales and Estimating, Kern Steel Fabrication, Inc
Steven K. Ricklefs Senior Manager, Quality & Systems Safety, Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne, Inc.
Steven J. Shiromizu IT ’78 Technical Associate Supervisor, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Abbey Silverstone VP Operations/Founder & CEO/Chairman, SGI and Mutacom, Retired
Thomas A. Spengler IT ’98 CEO, Granicus

Packaging Advisory Board

Name Graduation Date Company
Kerry Azelton IT, MSI&TS ‘90 Global Packaging Design & Innovation, Clorox Company
Cindy Baker Vice President, Scope Packaging
Peter Brown IT ‘91 Vice President, Lansmont Company
Scott Cernosek CAGR ‘81 President / Owner, Primary Package, Inc.
Edward Church Advisory Board President Executive Director, International Safe Transit Association (ISTA)
Armen Ekmekji IT ’06 Product Manager, Weber Metals Inc.
Scott Faulhaber Principal Engineer, Amgen
Dennis Fernandez Principal, DJF Consulting
Tamal Ghosh Senior Principal Scientist, PepsiCo
Leslie Lindsay Senior Packaging Engineer, Keurig
Bob Mallon President, RGM Associates
Jill Martin Principal Packaging Scientist, Dow Chemical Company
James P. Murphy Account Manager, Graphic Package International, Inc.
Tony Palandrani IT ‘98 Sales Engineer, Sierra Utility Sales
Joseph Phister IT ’03 Regional Sales Manager, Pregis Protective Packaging Solutions
Greg Roskos IT ’07 Senior Packaging Technologist, J.M. Smucker Company
Ryan Parsons IT ‘89 Manager, Power-One Renewable Energy Solutions
Ben F. Polando President & CEO,  Innovated Packaging Company
Paul Russell Packaging Engineering Manager, Lab126
Chet Rutledge Director of Packaging of Private Blends, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Rob Salinas IT ‘85 Director of Packaging Operations, Morning Star Company
Herb Schueneman Owner, Westpack
Paul Singh Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University
Kevin Smith Installations & Logistics, United State Marine Corp. Headquarters
Greg Tucker President and CEO, Bay Cities Container Corporation
Brian Wagner Vice President, Packaging & Technology Solutions, LLC

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