Advisory Council

The mission of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Advisory Council (AC) is to assist and advise the Department in its drive for excellence through the following activities:

  • Provide guidance on issues related to Department educational, research and service activities.
  • Review and evaluate Department strategic goals, plans, specific programs and new initiatives.
  • Support and steward the Department in fostering mutually beneficial relationships with industry, the engineering and scientific communities, state and federal governments, and present and former students.
  • Assist in resource development in support of the needs and programs of the Department.
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Gary Allison

BS 1987
Bazaarvoice
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Melanie Bell

Advisory Council Chair
BS 1991
Chevron
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Tom Boyd

MS 1988
Fieldbus
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Keith Clanahan

MS 1975
XlrINT
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Bill Crane

BS 1983
LinkedIn (Retired)
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Steve Ellis

BS 1989
Intermarine, LLC
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Andrew Fikes

BS 1999
Google
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Susan Fojtasek

Advisory Council Vice Chair
BS 1992
Improving
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Mark Huse

BS 1986
Kinder Morgan
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Dorothy Jensen

BA 2001 (INFO)
Southwest Airlines
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Chris Jones

BS 1999
iRobot
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Terry Leeper

BS 1986
Amazon
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Steven Leist

BS 1993
American Airlines
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Jamita Machen

BS 1994
Southwest Airlines/The Software Vault
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Bill Martin

BS 1958
Texas Instruments (Retired)
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Bill Martin

MS 1974, PhD 1976
Dell
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Andrew Montz

BS 1990
Denim Group
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Tammira Philippe

BS 1995
Bridgeway Capital Management
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Steve Swanson

PhD 1998
Boise State University
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Troy Toman

BS 1988
Planet Labs
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Andy Udden

BS 1981, MS 1982
TIW
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Ronnie Ward

PhD 1973
Texas A&M University
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Al White

BS 1986
CACI, Inc.
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Brian Williams

BS 1993
Perspectivity Int'l