The Gordon Center Advisory Board assists the Gordon Center Director in the leadership and development of the Gordon Center activities. The board is comprised of Jacobs School of Engineering faculty, engineering leaders from the public and private sector, and a representative of the Gordon Foundation. Together with the Center Director, the Board helps reviews student applications, award nominations, and research proposals, and makes recommendations to the Director regarding development of the Gordon Center and its activities.

Advisory Board Members

David Esbeck
Executive Director, SPAWAR

Frank Flores
Vice President Engineering, Northrop Grumman

Gloria Bader
President/Founder, Bader Group

Hal Sorenson
Faculty Co-Director, AESE

Pamela Cosman
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, JSOE

Steve Hart
Co-Founder/CTO, ViaSat, Inc

Randy Jones
R. Jones and Associates LLC

Rusty Sailors
President/CTO, LP3

Ramesh Rao
Director, UCSD Division, Calit2

Liason

Bill Gang
President, William G. Gang & Associates

Carmela Keeny
Executive Director, SPAWAR

Advisory Board Emeritus

Robert Akins
Chairman/CEO, Cymer

Dan Alspach
Founder, ORINCON

Manfred Broy
Professor, TU Munich

Rich Goldberg
VP Corporate Quality, Cisco Systems

Jeanne Ferrante
Associate Dean, Jacobs School

Paul Mirabella
President/CEO, Naviscan Inc.

Ronald Reedy
Co-Founder/CTO, Peregrine Semiconductor