Tufts Gordon Institute’s Industry Advisory Council (IAC) is comprised of senior leaders from a variety of companies and organizations and is responsible for providing guidance on the continued evolution of Tufts Gordon Institute’s engineering leadership programs.
Members of the council consult with Tufts Gordon Institute on issues including:
- Continued improvements to the M.S. in Engineering Management curriculum.
- Developing new professional education programs, workshops and seminars.
- Advancing engineering leadership outreach to individuals working in technology and science fields
Mert Aktar Senior Director, Business Development, Shire
Glenn Bell, CEO, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
John Dowdle, Vice President, Engineering, The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory
Steven Eppinger, General Motors LGO Professor of Management, Professor of Management Science and Innovation, Professor of Engineering Systems, Co-Director, SDM Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management
Christopher George, VP Manufacturing, Axcelis Technologies
Sean Hemingway, Head of Product Operations and Network Excellence, Shire Corporation
Sandra Lawrence, President and CEO, Sandra Lawrence Consulting
Carl Long, Continuous Improvement Manager, Cabot Corporation, Global Carbon Black Manufacturing
Michael McGee, General Manager, Vention Medical & Advanced Components
Thomas Merle, Chief Innovation Officer, Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center (NSRDEC)
Thomas Mooney, President and CEO, SOAR Engineering LLC
Forrest Roush, Director, Business Development & Strategy Execution, Corning Incorporated, Life Sciences
Mark Russell, Corporate Vice President, Engineering, Technology & Mission Assurance, Raytheon Company
David Sullivan, Senior Director – Bioprocess R&D Development Pilot Plants & Next Generation MFG Initiative, Pfizer
Mark Totman, former Chief Technology Officer (retired), Bio-Detek, Inc., a ZOLL Medical/Asahei Kasei Corp
Stephen Trotta, Vice President, Research & Development, Instrumentation Laboratory
Robert Treiber, President, Boston Engineering Corporation
Matthew Walker, Executive Vice President, Technical Operations, Shire
John Wilson, Vice President, Programs and Technology, Center for National Security, National Security Engineering Center, The MITRE Corporation