Industry Advisory Members

Bob Kill
President and CEO – Enterprise MN

Fletcher McNair 
Productive Maintenance Coordinator – Coldspring USA

Jaci Dukowitz
Chief Operating Officer – Ultra Machining Company

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

Debbie Belfry, CTE – Director of Career and Technical Education, Bloomington Public Schools

Dr. Robert P. Fleischman, J.D., Associate Vice-President, Strategic Partnerships – Customized Training, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Elaina Bleifield, Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, Anoka Technical College
Jeff Miller, Career & Technical Education Pathways Director, Minnesota State
Thomas Norman, Dean, 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