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
Bridget Brewer
NIC Global 
Alex Byrne
Senior Innovation Manager
Uptake Technologies, Inc. 
Rhonda Cone *
Business Operations Manager - Americas
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.
Dr. Anne Kao
Senior Technical Fellow
Boeing Research & Technology
Tresha Lacaux
Director/Chief Engineer of Structures Analysis, Stress Engineering Team
Mike Larson
Director of Engineering Education
Noelle Parlier
Chief Engineer Australia
Christopher Payne
Director - Airplane Systems
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
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