The ME Industry Advisory Board serves as faculty-industry interface and helps the department deliver a quality education. The board provides guidance on the many facets of the profession: industry trends, state of technology, student learning outcome assessment, expectation on undergraduate and graduate education, training and employment opportunities.

Board Members

* Former McNulty Award Recipients  
Board MembersBoard Members
R. Sean Blechschmidt, EIT, CMfgE
President
Visiport
Alex Byrne
Senior Innovation Manager
Uptake Technologies, Inc. 
Rhonda Cone *
Business Operations Manager - Americas
Microsoft
Brian Dressler, P.E.
Controls Engineer (EPMS)
Amazon Web Services
Keith Elder, P.E.
Lecturer - Mechanical Engineering
Seattle University
Dr. Dodd Grande, Chair *
Product Director
K2 Sports
Michael Haynes, PE 
Director of Power Production
Seattle City Light
Nicholas J. Hryciuk 
Project Engineer
Johansen Mechanical, Inc.
Tresha Lacaux
Manager BCA Structures Engineering
Boeing
Christopher Payne 
Director - Airplane Systems
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Noelle Parlier
Assistant Chief Engineer
PACCAR 
Dr. Mostafa Rassaian
Associate Technical Fellow
Boeing Phantom Works
Aaron Serabia 
Structural Analyst
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Alec Wong, PE 
Senior Project Engineer, retired
formerly Kenworth Truck Company