Mechanical Engineering Industry Advisory Committee

The Mechanical Engineering Industry Advisory Committee (ME IAC) consists of accomplished professionals who volunteer their time and insights to help improve and enhance the Mechanical Engineering programs. They provide guidance and feedback on the curricula and all educational programmatic aspects. They also assist the Department in fundraising and acquiring resources for the program, and elevating its visibility in industry.

  Dr. Daniel C. Allgood, R&D Engineer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, John C. Stennis Space Center, MS, USA.
  Mr. Brian Blades, Maintenance Manager, PBF Energy, Chalmette, LA, USA.
  Dr. Keith Comeaux, Curiosity Mars Probe Flight Director, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, USA.
  Mr. Sidney E. Fuchs (Chair Emeritus of MIE BoA and ME IAC), President and Chief Executive Officer, MacAulay Brown, Inc., Dayton, OH, USA.
  Mr. Corey T. Grimsley (ME IAC Member Emeritus), Baton Rouge LA, USA.
  Captain David J. Giurintano (Chair of MIE BoA and ME IAC), Retired, Former Rehabilitation Branch Chief of National Hansen’s Disease Programs, US Department of Health; Resides in Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  Mr. John Hebert, Maintenance Group Leader, DOW Chemical Company, Plaquemine, LA, USA.
  Mr. Richard J. Juneau (ME IAC Chair Emeritus), Retired, Co-Founder, Former Owner, and Chief Executive Officer, International Manufacturers Representatives, Inc. (IMR); Resides in Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  Dr. Ann T. Leger, Senior Research Engineer, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company, Houston, TX, USA.
  Mr. Scott Mcleod, Drilling Operations Manager, Chevron UK, Caltex, Indonesia.
  Mr. Kevin Miller, Sr. Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Boardwalk Louisiana Midstream, LLC, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  Mr. Andy Pilney (ME IAC Member Emeritus), Technical Lead - GOM Facilities, Sr Staff Facilities Engineer, Shell Exploration & Production Company, New Orleans, LA, USA.
  Ms. Missy Rogers, President, NOBLE Plastics, Grand Coteau, LA, USA.
 

Mr. Matt Rouse, Manager of Engineering, CDI Corporation, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.

  Mr. William W. St. Cyr (ME IAC Member Emeritus), Retired, Manager, Science and Technology Division, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, John C. Stennis Space Center, MS, USA.
  Dr. Gary Wooley (Chair CoE DAC)President, Wooley & Associates Inc., Houston, TX, USA.
  Dr. Kevin Zanca (ME IAC Member Emeritus)Senior Mechanical Engineer, SensorWise, Inc., Houston, TX, USA.