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ME Leadership Seminar (ME 498)

The annual Leadership Seminar Series demonstrates the breadth of career opportunities available to mechanical engineering graduates. The speakers are graduates of the UW ME department, and the seminar series provides opportunities for ME students and alumni to connect.

The seminars cover a range of topics, industries, and professions. All seminars include an informal dialogue between the speaker and attendees.

Winter 2019 seminar series

Time:
Fridays at 11:30 a.m.
Location:
MEB 238
Date Speaker Affiliation
Jan 11 Ron Crockett
BSME ’61
Tramco
Owner/President, retired
Jan 18 Billy Price
BSME ’02
Billy Footwear/FAA - ME
Co-Founder
Jan 25 John Major
BSME ’83
Palo Alto Research Center, Inc.
VP Worldwide Customer Support
Feb 1 Andy Choi
BSME ’95, MBA Seattle U and PhD USC (ongoing)
Boeing
Director Global Operations
Feb 8 Allison Headlee
BSME ’04, MSMS ’09
Aerospace
Director, Programs-Engineering LMI
Feb 15 Scott Korthuis
BSME, BSChE ’82
OXBO International
Former pPesident/Owner, current Product Manager
Feb 22 Gretchen Reavis
BSME ’84
Ball Aerospace
Aerospace Engineering with a focus on heat transfer
Mar 1 Tim O'Neill
BSME ’81, MSME ’85
Measurement Technology Northwest
Founder/President
Mar 8 Gregg Patterson
BSME ’84; MS Stanford
Demand Energy Systems
President
Mar 15 Carol Bubar
BSME '87
adaQuest, Inc.
Director Corporate Strategy