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Industrial Advisory Board

Computer Science Industrial Advisory Board Members

The Industrial Advisory Board is comprised of professionals who advise the Computer Science department on curriculum design and university-industry relationships. The Board meets bi-annually and as needed.

  • Bob Donald
    Board Chair
    Computer Science
    Senior Manager, Development 
    SAS
  • Tom Burke
    MBA '80 
    Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.
    VP, Global Business Services 
    Thermofisher Scientific 
    (Retired in '07)
  • Dr. Jill L. Drury
    Sc.D. 
    UMass Lowell CS '02
    Researcher
    Mitre Corp.
  • Suzanne Forsberg
    UMass Lowell Math/CS '83
    Senior Engineering Manager, Red Hat
  • Daniel Grecoe
    UMass Lowell CS '00
    Principal Software Engineer, Nokia
  • Sheila Hanrahan
    UMass Lowell MS CS '88 
    Engineering Director, Symantec 
  • Eric J. Helliwell
    Board Chair '08-'12
    UMass Lowell CS '88
    Independent Software Consultant
  • Jamie Kenny
    Director of Software Engineering
    Mercury Computer Systems, Inc.
    UMass Lowell Math 95'
    UMass Lowell CS 00'
  • Michael Opre
    Management '85
    President
    OSI Technical Staffing Firm
  • Dr. Himanshu Sinha
    Ph.D. 
    Boston Univ. CS
    Consulting Engineer 
    Avid Technologies

UMass Lowell Computer Science Board Members