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Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Industry Advisory Council

The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering Industrial Advisory Board is a group of diverse leaders interested in the continual improvement of the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Kansas State University. The purpose of the Industrial Advisory Board is to establish a direct link between the department's undergraduate, graduate, and research programs and the industries related to these programs.

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The IAB helps the department strengthen its learning, research and outreach programs; improve its facilities; expand its base of support; and serve its alumni. Members actively participate in the continual assessment of the Department's progress towards its stated goals and the development of college/industry partnerships.

Current Members

Neal Johnson
Chair
Retired
Conoco Phillips
John Mudd
Vice Chair
Mechanical Engineering Manager
Garmin International
  
Travis CottrellDirector, Advanced Design
Textron Aviation
Kevin DixVice President
Manko Window Systems
George EakinPresident
Osborn Industries
Diana GrauerVP Engineering
Hoerbiger Engine Division
Travis LaneProject Control Leader
Kock Ag & Energy Solutions
Kent Martens

Chief Technical Advisor – Evaporative Cooling
SPX Cooling Technologies
Lisa MartinPatent Agent
Hovey Williams, LLP
David McPhersonOwner
MCP Engineering
Clell SolomanSCP-3
Los Alamos National Lab
Kent WolfeBusiness Unit Manager
John Deere