The University of Iowa College of Engineering Young Alumni Advisory Board

The purpose of the Young Alumni Advisory Board is to provide value to the College of Engineering in achieving its strategic plan/vision by providing input and advice in the areas of:

  • Perspectives, knowledge and experiences as a student and as a new engineer in the workplace.
  • Engaging young alumni in the life of the College.
  • Supporting the University of Iowa Alumni Association goal to engage more students and young (age 30 and younger) alumni as well as increase opportunities for young alumni participation. 
  • Creating in young alumni a strong interest and commitment to the College and developing a network of mutually beneficial relationships among alumni, students and faculty. 
  • Developing a loyalty to the College so alumni will want to invest in the College with volunteer and financial support

Current Members

Jared Bogue
(BSE 2010 Mechanical Engineering)
Manufacturing Lead
General Mills, Inc.
Cedar Rapids, IA

Alex Brodsky
(BSE 2012 Electrical Engineering)
Technical Consultant
Pariveda Solutions
Los Angeles, CA

Steve Davis
(MS 2003 Electrical and Computer Engineering)
Co-founder and President
Bio::Neos, Inc., Coralville, IA

Ian Flynn
(BSE 2011 Industrial Engineering)
Director of Engineering
Raining Rose
Cedar Rapids, IA

Josh Gersten
(BSE 2004 Biomedical Engineering)
Manager, Warehouse Operations
Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc.
Coralville, IA 

Rachel Crome Hahn
(BSE 2011 Chemical Engineering)
Maintenance and Reliability Training Coordinator
General Mills
Cedar Rapids, IA 

Kayla Kamber
(BSE 2012 Industrial Engineering)
Industrial Engineer/Lean Tech
Mars Chocolate North America
Chicago, IL

Michael J. Lee
(BSE 2008 Mechanical Engineering)
Product Line Manager
Schneider Electric
Cedar Rapids, IA 

Andy McCoy
(BSE 1999 Civil Engineering; MS 2003; Ph.D. 2006 Civil and Environmental Engineering)
Water Resources Engineer
HDR Engineering
Des Moines, IA 

Alyssa Neiers (BSE 2010 Biomedical Engineering)
Medical Murray
North Barrington, IL

Alyssa Azzano Reinhardt
(BSE 2011 Chemical Engineering)
Chemical Process Engineer II
DuPont Industrial Biosciences
Cedar Rapids, IA

Liz Risius
(BSE 2013 Electrical Engineering)
Integration Engineer/Technical Project Manager
Epic Systems
Madison, WI

Anne Ryerson
(BSE 2000 Electrical Engineering)
FarmSight Engineering Magamer
John Deere
East Moline, IL

Katie Coates Selburg
(BSE 2003 Industrial Engineering)
Manager, Manufacturing Programs
Rockwell Collins, Inc., Cedar Rapids, IA

Jeffrey Skrentner
(BSE 2005 Chemical engineering; BS 2005 Spanish; MS 2006 Chemical and Biochemical Engineering)
Quality Engineer
Smith's Medical
St. Paul, MN

Jerry Steele
(BSE 1997 Electrical Engineering; MS 2000 Industrial Engineering)
Director of Marketing
Integrated DNA Technoloties
Coralville, IA

Erin (Dattilo) Stone
(BSE 2011 Civil Engineering)
Homer L. Chastain & Associates
Rockford, IL

Stephanie Swiatlo
(BSE 2013 Biomedical Engineering)
Engineer I
Baxter Healthcare
Round Lake, IL 

Nicholas Turner
(BSE 2011 Civil Engineering)
Project Engineer
JEO Consulting Group, LLC
South Sioux City, NE

Joseph Whitlock
(BSE 2011 Mechanical Engineering)
Divisional Continuous Improvement OELDP
Cooper Crouse-Hinds by Eaton Corporation
Syracuse, NY