Engineering Advisory Council (EAC)

The EAC provides advice to the dean and senior leadership of the School on strategy, development, and achievement of the highest priorities of the School of Engineering.

Engineering Advisory Council Mission

Provide support and advice in the development, execution, and attainment of the School of Engineering’s strategic goals.

Ensure the School of Engineering is providing the highest quality educational experience for its students, and is embarking on the highest impact, highest quality, research program.

Coordinate with the Engineering Development Committee to ensure that our strategic and financial initiatives are achieved.

Work with campus leadership to ensure their continued support of the School of Engineering, and recognition of the key role engineering plays in the vitality of the entire Brown community.


Engineering Advisory Council

Anish Bhimani ’91
Managing Director and Chief Information Officer
JP Morgan Chase
New York, NY

Seth Coe-Sullivan ’99
Chief Technology Officer
QD Vision
Lexington, MA

D. Oscar Groomes ’82 P’15
Metallurgical Engineer,Physicist and Materials Scientist
Groomes Business Solutions
Charlotte, NC

Deirdre Hanford ’83 - Chair
Senior Vice President, Global Technical Services
Synopsys, Inc.
Mountain View, CA

David Hibbitt Ph.D.’72 PMAT’96
Hibbitt, Karlsson and Sorensen Inc.
Providence, RI

Fazle Husain ’87
Managing Director
Metalmark Capital
New York, NY

Mary Lou Jepsen ’87 Ph.D.’97
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Suasalito, CA

John Lawrence, M.D. ’79
Vice President, Cardiovascular Global Clinical Research
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Princeton, NJ
Deb Mills-Scofield ’82
Glengary LLC
Beachwood, Ohio

James R. Moody ’58 Sc.M.’65 P’97
Co-Planar, Inc.
Denville, NJ

Steven Moya
President and Chief Executive Officer
San Antonio, TX

H. Vincent Poor
Michael Henry Strater University Professor of Electrical Engineering
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ

Andrea Razzaghi 82
Deputy Director of Astrophysics
Washington, DC

James B. Roberto
Associate Laboratory Director for Science and Technology Partnerships
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Oak Ridge, TN

John Sinnott ’80 P’16
Vice President
Gilbane Building Company
Providence, RI

Paul Sorensen ’71 Sc.M.’75 Ph.D.’77 P’06 P’06
Hibbitt, Karlsson and Sorensen Inc.
Providence, RI

Jon Styslinger ’85 P’21 
Altec Industries
Birmingham, AL

Ted Tracy ’81 P’14
Senior Vice President of Advanced Technologies
BlueJeans Network
Mountain View, CA

T. Kyle Vanderlick
Thomas E. Golden Jr. Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Yale University
New Haven, CT

James E. Warne, III ’78
WTI, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ