Council of Advisors

The Council of Advisors comprises senior leaders from business, industry, government, and academia, active or retired, who represent the broad spectrum of regional, statewide, and national high-technology industries.

The council provides the dean of the Bourns College of Engineering with an external perspective on the college’s programs and activities; identifies issues important to the success of these initiatives; provides guidance, counsel, consultation, and recommendations to the dean; reviews curricula for relevance and research for purpose and progress; and provides other assistance and support as required by the dean.

Gordon Bourns

Mr. GordonBourns

Chairman and CEO, Bourns, Inc.

Chairman, BCOE Council of Advisors

Jeanne-Marie Bruno

Ms. Jeanne-MarieBrunoGeneral Manager and Senior Vice President, Park Water Company
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Winston Chung

Mr. WinstonChungChairman, Winston Global Energy
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Michael Clinch

MichaelClinchPh.D.Vice President, Technology and Innovation, Luxfer Gas Cylinders
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Mohammad Dehghani

MohammadDehghaniPh.D.Provost, Stevens Institute of Technology
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Jerry Ethridge

JerryEthridgePh.D.Executive Staff Director, Bechtel
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Amir Faghri

AmirFaghriPh.D.United Technologies Endowed Chair Professor, Thermal Fluids Engineering University of Connecticut
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of ADvisors

Michael Hartnett

MichaelHartnettPh.D.Chairman, CEO and President, RBC Bearings, Inc.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

William Johnson

Mr. WilliamJohnsonPresident and CEO, Johnson Machinery Co.

David Key

Mr. DavidKeySaaS Thought Leader, Cloud Strategies, Agile Equity, Corent Technology

Robert Krieger

Mr. RobertKriegerPresident, Krieger and Stewart, Inc.

Ernest Levister

Dr. ErnestLevister

Physician, Private Practice

Vice Chairman, BCOE Council of Advisors

Carole Sanders

Ms. CaroleSandersPractice Director for Transportation at Harris & Associates
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Thaddeus Sandford

ThaddeusSandfordPh.D.Vice President of Engineering and Operations at Beoing (Retired) 
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors