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Advisory Board

The Advisory Board of the Computer Engineering Department meets twice each year to provide input on academics, research, administration, outreach, advocacy, and development. The Board reviews the graduate and undergraduate curriculum and degree programs, program educational objectives, and program outcomes, and offers suggestions for change to keep them current. The Board evaluates the quality and scope of our research, its relationship to our programs, its relevancy and helps guide future directions. The Board recommends ways to build new relationships with industry and to strengthen those we have. The current members of the Advisory Board are:

  • Gordon Stitt

    Gordon Stitt

    President and Chief Executive Officer of Extreme Networks

  • Doug Terry

    Doug Terry

    Principal Researcher in the Microsoft Research Silicon Valley lab

  • Wesley Higaki

    Wesley Higaki

    Director of the Software Assurance for Symantec Corporation

  • Dan O'Neill

    Dan O'Neill

    Founder and Chief Technology Officer at Trusonic, Inc.

  • Patrick Mantey

    Patrick Mantey

    Jack Baskin Professor of Computer Engineering at UC Santa Cruz

  • Karim Mahrous

    Karim Mahrous

    member of the Systems Modeling group at Sandia National Laboratory

  • Carol Reiley

    Carol Reiley

    Roboticist; Co-founder and President of