Industry Advisory Members

Bob Kill
President and CEO – Enterprise MN

Cathleen Krier
President – Minnesota Federation of Engineering, Science and Technology Societies (MFESTS)

Fletcher McNair 
Productive Maintenance Coordinator – Coldspring USA

John Froehlich
Director of Process & Technology – EI Microcircuits, Inc.

Kurt Korkowski 
Senior Systems Engineering Manager – Seagate Technology

Les Engel
President – Engel Metallurgical Ltd.

Scott Grossbauer
Director of Hydraulics – Donaldson Company, Inc.

Steve Kalina 
MPMA Executive Director – Minnesota Precision Manufacturing Association

Tom Jamar
Retired President – Jasper Engineering & Equipment


Academia Advisory Members

Aaron Budge, Acting Dean, College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Minnesota State University, Mankato

Amanda Robinson, Advanced Manufacturing – Customized Training, Hennepin Technical College
Cary Komoto, Dean, Science, Technology, Engineering, Math & Education Division, Normandale Community College
Christine Kennedy, Director, Iron Range Engineering

Debbie Belfry, CTE – Director of Career and Technical Education, Bloomington Public Schools
Elaina Bleifield, Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, Anoka Technical College
Matthew Feuerborn, Dean of Instruction – Technical Programs, Ridgewater College
Molly Schaefer, Director of Industry Relations, University Extended Education, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Travis Thul, Dean of Trade and Technology, Minnesota State College Southeast
Xi (Leo) Wang, Masters Student – Electrical Engineering, Minnesota State University, Mankato