EECS Department Advisory Council (DAC)

Members of the Department Advisory Council with Interim Dean John M. M. Anderson, 2019 EECS Senior Design Day /></p>
<p>The EECS Department Advisory Council (DAC) includes representatives of stakeholders in industry, academia, government, consulting companies, and our alumni. DAC members will contribute knowledge, experience and resources to advance our academic programs. DAC members are chosen by the EECS Department Chair via department faculty recommendations for a three-year renewable term. The total DAC membership will be eight to ten members to cover all aspects of the profession and represent various constituencies of the department.</p>
<h2>EECS Department Advisory Council Members</h2>
<p><b>Henry Cobb, P.E.</b><br />
Operations and Engineering Manager<br />
SDG&E | Northeast C & O</p>
<p><b>Colette M. De La Barre, Ph.D.</b><br />
Director of Engineering, BDS Autonomous Systems Division<br />
The Boeing Company</p>
<p><b>Torrance Fennell, Ph.D.</b><br />
Business Development Manager<br />
Cisco Systems, Inc.</p>
<p><b>Kimberly Greene Starks</b><br />
Global University Programs - Technology Strategy and Infrastructure<br />
IBM Corporation</p>
<p><b>Harold Javid, Ph.D.</b><br />
University Relations Lead<br />
Microsoft Corporation</p>
<p><b>Adam Levy</b><br />
Senior Vice President, IT & Network Engineering<br />
Intelsat Corporation</p>
<p><b>Jeena Park</b><br />
Engineering Campus Recruitment<br />
Bloomberg L.P.</p>
<p><b>Jerry Pullen</b><br />
Sales Executive, Population Health<br />
Cerner Corporation</p>
<p><b>Walter A. Roper</b><br />
Technical Manager, Scalable Performance CPU Development Group<br />
Intel Corporation</p>
<p><b>Wanda L. Scott</b><br />
Chief Learning Officer<br />
Simple Technology Solutions, Inc. </p>
<p><b>Badou Tounkara</b><br />
Head of Technology for Fraud Operations, Machine Learning and Innovation<br />
J.P. Morgan Chase</p>
<p><b>Vikram Vemulapalli</b><br />
Engineering Manager<br />
Intel Corporation</p>
<p><b>Lisa Walls-Chandler</b><br />
Region Engineering & Verification<br />
Amazon Web Services</p>
<p><b>Gregory West</b><br />
Engineering Manager<br />
Northrop Grumman</p>


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