ECE Industry Advisors

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering's (ECE) Industry Advisory Board ensures that you enter the workforce armed with the most current industry knowledge. 

Located in the heart of a globally renowned tech hub, Seattle University boasts unique access to industry giants. The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has partnered with these leaders to ensure that what you’re learning is always relevant to today’s workforce. 

Meet our Board Members

  • Ali Akgun, Corporate Vice President of Software Engineering for Devices, Microsoft
  • Allen Chan, Director Principal Global Partnerships, GE Digital
  • Ayesha Pirbhai, Product Owner of Inflight Connectivity, Viasat, Inc.
  • Bruce Cech, Director, SeaTec Consulting, Inc.
  • Doug Daman, Senior Applications Engineer, Crane Aerospace and Electronics
  • Jiwan Hayre, Chief Engineer/Director of Airplane Level Engineering Integration, Boeing
  • Joe Blaschka Jr., Principle and Owner, CEJA Engineering Co.
  • Jon Madamba,  SADA Cloud Consulting
  • Josh Marti, CEO & Co-Founder, Point Inside
  • Nicole Porter, Operations Supervisor and Electrical Engineer, Puget Sound Energy
  • Nima Bertram, Sabbatical, Stryker
  • Radha Poovendran, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Washington
  • Scott Moser, Senior Software Engineer, Rivian
  • Tony Maciejewski, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Colorado State University
  • Tom Borte, Retired, Boeing
  • Tyler Marshall, Staff Electrical Engineer, Stryker