Advisory Council

Sibley School Advisory Council, Inaugural Members 


The mission of the Sibley School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering is to conduct research, produce creative work, and disseminate knowledge in mechanical sciences and engineering for the benefit of our students, professions and most importantly for the common good.   The MAE Advisory Council's goal is to serve as the primary source of external guidance to the Director of MAE, facilitate engagement opportunities for MAE faculty and students outside the University, and provide a channel of expertise and counsel between MAE and alumni.

2019-2020 Members of the Sibley School Advisory Council are available here

Richard A. Aubrecht

Vice President, Strategy and Technology, Moog, Inc

Ken Christy

Manager, Navy Enterprise and Sea Systems (NESS), The Mitre Corporation

Timothy Fisher

Professor and Director of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UCLA Samueli School of Engineering 

Andres Garcia

Director, Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience

Regents Professor, George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering

Robert G. Funari

Chairman and CEO, Crescent Healthcare 

David Heller

CEO, Heller Industries

Mekala Krishnan

Leader, McKinsey Global Institute’s research on gender economics, inclusive growth, and economic development 

Hilary Lashley Renison

Senior Business Development Manager, GE 

Matthew Edward Monaghan

Chairman/President/CEO, Invacare Corp 

Tara Murphy

CEO, Vermont Smoke & Cure 

Clare Rimnac

Distinguished University Professor, Wilbert J. Austin Professor of Engineering, Case Western Reserve University 

Holly Rushmeier

John C. Malone Professor of Computer Science, Yale University 

Mark Schuster

Director of Engineering, ASML 

Dan Vaughn

Manager of External Technology Collaborations and Intellectual Assets, Corning Incorporated 

Brett G. Wood

President and CEO, Toyota Material Handling North America