ECE Advisory Board

An outside perspective is essential to maintaining the relevancy of ECE programs to its alumni and corporate constituencies. The ECE Advisory Board, composed of mostly alumni industry representatives, provides this external assessment during its formal, biannual meetings and throughout the year. The Board is chaired by Steve W. Chaddick. 

Board Members for 2017

Moises N. Abadi
Liberty Technologies Corporation
San Francisco, Panama

Antonio R. Alvarez 
Aptina Imaging
San Jose, CA

Keefe E. Bohannan 
Keysight Technologies, Inc. 
Canton, GA

Mel Coker 
AT&T Corporation
Dallas, TX

James DeBardelaben
IvySys Technologies, LLC
Arlington, VA

H. Allen Ecker (Retired)
Scientific-Atlanta, Inc. 
Atlanta, GA

Holmes J. Hawkins III, Esq.
King & Spalding
Atlanta, GA

Larry Heck
Google Research
Mountain View, CA

John D. Lanza
Foley & Lardner LLP
Boston, MA

Fernando Mujica
Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA

Randall E. Poliner
Antares Capital Corporation
Melbourne, FL

Thomas J. Quigley
Quigley Family Foundation
Franklin, NC

Thomas Sapitowicz
Inglett & Stubbs
Smyrna, GA

Robert Stargel, Jr.
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Rosewell, GA

Alek Szlam 
Szlam Enterprises, Inc. 
Alpharetta, GA

Behrooz Abdi
InvenSense, Inc.
Sunnyvale, CA

Chaouki Abdallah
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Steve W. Chaddick
Ridgewood Advisors, LLC
Atlanta, GA

Gina DeSimone (Retired)
The Boeing Company
Atlanta, GA

Paul Emerson
Texas Instruments, Inc.
Dallas, TX

Shigefumi “Shige” Honjo
Nest
Santa Cruz, CA

Amol Joshi
Oregon State University
Salem, OR

Allen L. Lindsay
Harris Corporation
Melbourne, FL

Keith C. Ogboenyiya
Texas Instruments, Inc.
Dallas, TX

Sheryl Prucka
Park City, UT
 

Leslie Sibert
Georgia Power Company
Atlanta, GA

Jim Stratigos
Cognosos, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

Meade Sutterfield
Atlanta, GA
 

Michael R. Tinskey
Ford Motor Company
Dearborn, MI

 

Last revised May 11, 2017