Industrial Advisory Board

The MEM Industrial Advisory Board is comprised of representatives from a variety of industry sectors, including alumni, and enhances the program's future vision and development. The board fosters excellence with regard to curriculum review, job placement, internships, industry relations, and entrepreneurial activities. To be relevant in today's global market, this assessment is vital to the success of the MEM Program. Meet the board members below.

Current Board Members

Annie Adams
Senior Manager
Deloitte Consulting

Steven Baumberger
Vice President

Andrew Berger
Vice President, Director of Corporate Operations
Parsons Corporation

Lee Clark-Sellers
Innovation Officer
PlyGem Industries

Robert Coyle
Vice President, Global Logistics

Giraldo Gutierrez
Chief Revenue Officer
eMerge Americas

Brian Harry
Corporate Vice President

Tony Jeffs
Director of Engineering

Eliza Nevers, MEMP 2000
Principal Consultant
Nevers Solutions

Bill Para
Engineering Group Manager
General Motors

Tom Ribble, MEMP 2001
Director, Sales and Brand Enablement 

Andy Rindos
Head, RTP Center for Advanced Studies

Steve Stouthamer
Executive Vice President and General Manager for the Carolinas and Virginia

Marty Trivette, MEMP 2005
North America Product Marketing Manager at GE Industrial Solutions
GE Energy Management

Sai Sarat Yagnyamurthy, MEMP 2006
Director, Global Strategy
Automotive Mobility Services, AI, Telematics, Autonomous Driving
Ford Motor Company

Scott Zufall
Director, Research and Development
Stryker Instruments

More Information

For more information on supporting the MEM Program through the IAB, contact: 

Kirsten Shaw
Director, Corporate and Industry Relations
(919) 660-5533