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Industrial Advisory Board

The Chemical Engineering Industrial Advisory Board (ChEIAB) consists of highly dedicated individuals who are in leadership positions in their respective industries. The purpose of the ChEIAB is to provide continuous feedback on the department's programs to ensure that our graduates receive excellent preparation for their professional careers. Meetings occur once each semester. 

Members of Chemical Engineering Industrial Advisory Board

  • Wentao Wang 
    Control Systems Engineer 
    Wyeth BioPharma
  • Donald C. Clark
    Vice President, Global  Industry Marketing
    Invensys Process Systems
  • Rick Couto
    Chief Operating Officer
    Innov-X Systems, Inc
  • Peter R. Cowley
    President
    Product Development Services, Inc.
  • Patrick Slattery 
    President 
    Innovative Fabrication, Inc
  • Robert F. Konopacz
    Global Head of Clinical Manufacturing
    Novartis Pharma AG
  • Gary Mills
    Senior Manager
    Drug Product Development
    Momenta Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • Joseph Musiak
    Associate Director
    Global Automation
    Biogen Idec, Inc
  • J. Michael O’Connell
    Project Manager
    Shaw Group
  • Michael H. Ossing
    Engineering Support Manager
    FPL, Seabrook Station
  • David L. Peters
    Plant Manager, Composites
    Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp.
  • Rick Pierro
    President
    Superior Controls Inc.
  • Steve Potter
    Air Pollution Engineer
    Bureau of Air Mngt.
    State of Conn. Dept. Of Envir. Protection
  • David J. Schultz
    President
    Union Street Brand Packaging, LLC
  • Steven A. Schultz
    Vice President
    Program Management
    Boston Scientific Corp.