Members

Katherine Bruce

Katherine Bruce

Product Line Leader
The Shepherd Color Company
West Chester, OH

Katherine graduated from Miami in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering and in 2020 earned her Master of Science in Materials Engineering from the University of Dayton.

 

Amy Buck

Amy Buck

Senior Director
Global IT Risk and Audit
Cincinnati, OH

Amy graduated from Miami with a degree in Systems Analysis in 1989 and currently works for Procter and Gamble in Global Internal Audit, managing IT Audit and Risk globally for P&G.

Marie Campagna

Marie Campagna

Partner/Sr. Executive, Retired
Accenture
Chicago, IL

Karen Davis

Karen Davis

Professor
Computer Science & Software Engineering
Miami University
Oxford, OH

Mary Ellen Giffels

Mary Ellen Giffels

ICEO Senior Advisor
Lee Hecht Harrison
Chicago, IL

Lyndsey McMillon-Brown

Lyndsey McMillon-Brown

Research Scientist
NASA Glenn Research Center
Berea, OH

McMillon-Brown graduated from Miami in 2013 with a B.S. in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering and completed her PhD in Chemical Engineering at Yale University.  She is currently a Research Engineer at NASA Glenn Research Center.

Alexa Miller

Alexa Miller

Engines Manufacturing Development Manager
Blue Origin LLC
Seattle, WA

Louise Morman

Louise Morman

Executive Director
Lockheed Martin Leadership Institute
Oxford, OH

Dishal Patel

Disha Patel

Digital Technology and Innovation Site Lead
Amgen
Los Angeles, CA

Computer Science and Systems Analysis, 2002. 

Amanda Ryerse

Amanda Ryerse

Project Engineer
In-Q-Tel
Washington DC

Nicole Smith

Nicole Smith

Deputy Director, Technology Demonstrations

NASA Headquarters
Rocky River, OH

Nicole Smith is the Deputy Director, Technology Missions for NASA's Space Technology Mission Directorate in Washington, DC. She earned bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics & Statistics and Aeronautics from Miami University, and a master’s in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.

 

Jessica Sparks

Jessica Sparks

Ex. officio
CEC Dean's Office, Miami University
Oxford, OH

Janie Hunt

Janie Hunt

Administrative Support
Miami University
Oxford, OH

Denise Taylor

Denise Taylor

Senior Director, Enterprise Digital Engagement
American Tire Distributor
Charlotte, NC

Denise graduated from Miami in 1992 with a Bachelor of Science in Systems Analysis and in 2012 earned her Master of Business Administration from University of Wisconsin - Madison.

Student Liaisons

Brianne Pirkins

Brianne Pirkins

Senior Biomedical Engineering Major

Zainab Soumahoro

Zainab Soumahoro

Senior Mechanical Engineering Major

Associate Members

Jenifer Blacklock

Jenifer Blacklock

Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Science
at Western Colorado University
Gunnison, CO

Dianne Driessen

Dianne Driessen

Retired Vice President of Instructional Services for McGraw-Hill Education, International Education Services

Jessica Geurts

Jessica Geurts

Department Leader
Proctor & Gamble
Howard, WI

Jacquie Smith

Jacquie Smith

IT Business Systems Project Manager
Trimble Navigation
Beavercreek, OH

Jacquie graduated in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in Systems Analysis and completed her MBA from the University of Dayton.  Jacquie is currently working at Trimble as an IT Project Manager, where she manages business system integration projects.