Advisory Committee

The LSU Chemical Engineering Industrial Advisory Committee is a driving force behind the success of the department, providing commitment, leadership, and a passion for chemical engineering education.

Kevin J. McCarroll
Chair
Operations Director
BASF Corporation - Geismar Site

Marvin Borgmeyer
Operations Manager (Ret.)
ExxonMobil

Claire Cagnolatti
Vice President, Chemicals
HSB Solomon Associates

Dr. Mario Eden
Chair, Department of Chemical Engineering
Joe T. and Billie Carole McMillan Professor
Director, NSF-IGERT on Integrated Biorefining
Auburn University

Connie Fabre
President
Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance, Inc.

Glynn Fontenot
Plant Manager
Methanex - Geismar

Charlie Freeburgh
Vice Chancellor for Work Force Development
Baton Rouge Community College

Tim Harris
Site Manager
Eastman Chemical Company

Sharon Hulgan
LHC9 Production Leader
Oyster Creek Site Director
Dow Chemical Company

Kim Odell
Technical Services Manager
Louisiana Refining Division
Marathon Petroleum Company LLC

Enrique Osuna
Process Control Applications Section Head
ExxonMobil

Rodney Porter
Manager - CTM and HMB Improvement
Shell - Woodcreek Complex

Dr. Ronald Rousseau
Professor & Cecil J. “Pete” Silas Endowed Chair Emeritus
School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology

Dr. Phillip Westmoreland
Professor, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
North Carolina State University