Mission Statement

The College of Engineering Advisory Board is a consultative body that meets semi-annually to advise the Dean and College administration. Committed to securing the continued betterment of the College’s education programs, the member of the Board: review the strategic plan of the College and its integration into the overall plan of Villanova University; identify current trends in the engineering profession and their potential impact on the College’s education programs; assist in the development of networks and partnerships regarding internships, scholarships, fellowships, faculty research, distance education, and graduate placement; help establish, refine, and implement strategies for student, faculty and College recognition; and act as advocates for the mission, needs and strategic initiatives of the College of Engineering.  

Updated 5/23/2022

L. Gene Alessandrini ’86 EE
LGA Energy, LLC

Kevin Fogash ’92 ChE
Global Sr. Director
Celanese Corporation

Charles Avolio ’86 ME
President & General Manager
Suffolk Construction Company

Joelle Haughey ’85 ChE, ’92
Human Organizational Science
Chief People Officer
Spectrum Chemical Manufacturing Corp.

Bernard A. Borghei, ’94 EE
Executive Vice President – Operations & Co-Founder
Vertical Bridge REIT, LLC

Kelly Heuer ’89 EE
Senior Managing Director
Ankura Consulting

William M. Brown ’84 ME; ’87 MSME
Chairman & CEO
L3 Harris Technologies

Thomas W. Himmel ‘91 ChE
Chief Executive Officer
MPL Company

Susan M. Castellan ’84 CE
Vice President
Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Patrick Kinsley ’83 CE
IB Abel, Inc.

Michael Curry ’95 EE
General Manager
base2Engineering, LLC, a BlueHalo Company

David E. Lewicki, P.E. ’98, CE; ’00 MCE
Program Director
McDermott International

Deepanjan De, EE ‘05
Head of Industry, Financial Services, and Global Marketing
Facebook, Inc.

Marie Maguire ’69 EE
Founder & CEO
Caramanico Maguire Associates

John Dionisio - Past Parent
Vice Chairman
Global Infrastructure Solutions, Inc.

Arthur Metzler P.E. ’86 ME
Founder & President
AMA Consulting Engineers

Dave Duggal ’01 ChE
Senior Managing Director
Energy Trading and Marketing
Macquarie Bank Limited

Mark Muller ’90 ME; ’98 MSME
Senior Manager, Aircraft Systems
Boeing Company, Inc.

Melissa Morea Evola ’94 CE
Ankura Consulting

Steven M. Pinkos ’89 ME
Partner, Foundation Credit
Vincent Evola ’94 CE
Operations Vice President
Skanska AB

Elizabeth Porter, ’93 EE
Leidos Health Group

Richard K. Faris ’69 CEE; ’70 MSCE
Retired, Sr. VP - Product Dev., Oracle
Co-Founder Primavera Systems, Inc.

Joseph Posillico, CE ‘81
CEO & President
Posillico Civil, Inc.

Gerry Fasano ’87 EE; ‘90 MSEE
President, Defense Group, Leidos

Steven Reed ’88 EE
Electric Power Systems Inc.
President and CEO

Daniel C. Flynn ’82 ChE
President, Shannon Chemical Company

Larry Scally, Ph.D., ’83 EE, ’85 MSEE, ’06 EMBA
President, Colorado Engineering, Inc.

Yongping Gu, PhD ’89 MSME
Automotive Global Components, Inc

Neda Siadatan ’05 CpE
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

David Guro ’84 ChE
Director, Global Product Management
Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.

Edward Uy ’90 EE
Vice President, Project Management and Data Protection Officer

  Sheena Moody White ’06 ME
Director of Global Accounts