Dean's Council of Advisors

The Dean's 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

GordonBourns

Chairman and CEO, Bourns, Inc.
Chair, BCOE Council of Advisors

Ruth Chao

RuthChaoGeneral Affairs Manager, Delta Electronics (Americas) Ltd.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Winston Chung

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

Michael Clinch

MichaelClinchPh.D.Senior Consultant and Materials Development Group Leader, Innoval Technology
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Lea Deesing

LeaDeesingAssistant City Manager, City of Riverside
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Mohammad Dehghani

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

Nora Hackett

NoraHackettPh.D.Visiting Scholar, Deparment of Botany and Plant Science - University of California, Riverside
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

Brian Hawley

BrianHawleyChairman and CTO, Luminex Software, Inc.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

William Johnson

WilliamJohnsonPresident and CEO, Johnson Machinery Co.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

David Key

DavidKeySaaS Thought Leader, Cloud Strategies, Agile Equity, Corent Technology
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Robert Krieger

RobertKriegerChairman of the Board and Principal Engineer, Krieger and Stewart, Inc.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Ernest Levister

ErnestLevisterM.D.

Physician, Private Practice
Vice Chair, BCOE Council of Advisors

Ching Liu

ChingLiuExecutive Vice President, SolarMax Technology Inc and Inland Empire Renewable Energy Regional Center, LLC.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Kevin Marcus

KevinMarcusFounder and CTO of Versium Analytics, Inc.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Carole Sanders

CaroleSandersPCM Design-Build Oversight Manager, Arcadis
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Thaddeus Sandford

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

Eric Sheppard

EricSheppardResearch Associate Professor, Department of Engineering, Hampton University
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Victor Tolan

VictorTolanPresident and CEO, B&K Precision Corporation
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Shane Trussell

ShaneTrussellPh.D.President, Trussell Technologies, Inc.
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

David Tsai

DavidTsaiPartner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors

Yunchun Yang

YunchunYang
Member, Bourns College of Engineering Council of Advisors