The Industry Advisory Councils provide expertise necessary to drive excellence in the ongoing development of our programs by aligning with the needs and expectations of industry.

Construction Engineering & Project Management Council

First Name Last Name Title Company
Sean Devoy Vice President, CM/PM Manager - St. Louis Region URS Corporation
Javier Esteban Principal KWK Architects
Leslie Garner Architect Hastings+Chivetta Architects
Hanford Gross President Gross Mechanical Contractors, Inc.
Tracy Hart President Tarlton Corporation
Marion Hayes President BRK Electrical Contractors, LLC.
Fred Jaeckle Vice President, Preconstruction & Estimating S. M. Wilson & Co.
Rich Janis President William Tao & Associates
George Johannes Senior Lecturer Washington University in St. Louis
Anna Leavey Program Manager CityArchRiver Foundation
Bruce Lindsey Dean & E. Desmond Lee Professor of Community Collaboration Washington University in St. Louis
Rick Oertli President & CEO Guarantee Electrical Co.
Mike Perry President HBD Construction, Inc.
Steve Sobo Director, Design & Construction Washington University in St. Louis
Tony Thompson President/CEO Kwame Building Group, Inc.
Len Toenjes President AGC of St. Louis


IT Education Advisory Council

First Name Last Name Title Company
Mary Heger CIO & VP-IT Ameren
Vinny Ferrari CIO Edward Jones
John Gohsman CIO WashU
Dan Guerin Director Boeing
Gil Hoffman CIO Mercy
Don Imholz EVP & CIO Centene (Retired)
Jake Fritz CIO Emerson
Bryan Phillips CIO Maritz
Angie Schelker Senior Vice President/Group Head MasterCard
Mark Showers EVP & CIO RGA
Jim Swanson CIO Monsanto
Greg Touhill Deputy Assistant Secretary DHS
David Weiss EVP & CIO BJC
Gary Wimberly SVP & CIO Express Scripts (Retired)


Engineering & Project Management Council – Reconstitution in Progress

First Name Last Name Title Company
John Bade Project Manager-Defense Logistics Agency Boeing
Barry Berisford Director of Program Management Boeing (Retired)
Jim Blair Adjunct Professor Washington University in St. Louis
Jim Bleval Engineering Executive CRB Consulting Engineers
Dave Bolton Vice President, Engineering Nidec
Steve Bucher Senior Vice President MasterCard
Tracey Cavato Director, Transgenic Sciences Biotechnology Monsanto
Michael Christian Associate Technical Fellow Boeing, BDS
Kevin DeGraw Vice President Ameren
Bill Duncan Corporate Director of Engineering Systems & Solutions Emerson
Charles Duran Manager, PMO-IT Monsanto
Ian Eshelman Group Head MasterCard
Greg Kowalski Manager & St. Louis Site Leader for Systems Engineering Boeing (Retired)
Ted Peachee Vice President Emerson (Retired)
Dave Peters Professor Washington University in St. Louis
Robyn Pikey Managing Partner Barry Wehmiller
Ashish Sinha Group Head/Senior Vice President MasterCard
Dave Vazquez Vice President SAIC
Mark Weisheit Vice President, Business Development Nidec
Dave Weiss CIO BJC
David Zilz Director, Engineering Boeing