2012 Board of Directors

OFFICERS

Glenda La Rue
President (July 1, 2011)
Director, Women in Engineering Program
The Ohio State University
122 Hitchcock Hall, 2070 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 614.688.4137
Fax: 614.292.9379
Email: la-rue.10@osu.edu
 
Yolanda Chiles
Secretary
Conference Committee Liaison Manufacturing Technical Manager
DuPont Packaging and Industrial Polymers
22828 N.C. Hwy 87 West
Fayetteville, NC 28306
Phone: 910 678-1658
Fax: 910 678-1273
Email: yolanda.chiles@usa.dupont.com
 
Past President
Vice President for Minority Affairs and Vice Provost for Diversity
University of Washington
320 Mary Gates Hall
Box 352835
Seattle, WA 98195-2835
Phone: 206 543-2441
Fax: 206 221-0353
(July 1, 2010)
 
Treasurer
Cornell University
Director of the Diversity Programs in Engineering (DPE) Email: sh267@cornell.edu

 

Paige E. Smith
President-Elect (July 1, 2012)University of Maryland
Director, Women in Engineering
A. James Clark School of Engineering
1131 Glenn L. Martin Hall
College Park, MD 20742
301-405-3931
301-314-9867 (fax)

Email: pesmith@umd.edu

 
 
 
 

DIRECTORS

 
 
Director of Strategic Partnerships
Associate Dean Diversity & Outreach 
The Ohio State University
2070 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 614-688-8239
Fax: 614-292-9615
 
 
Faculty Member at Large
Awards Committee Liaison
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN
Email: kokini@purdue.edu
 
 
Director of Diversity Advancement
Diversity Advancement Committee Liaison
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
Director of the Office of Minority Education
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Bldg. 4-113
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone: 617.253.9602
 
 
C. Diane Matt, CAE
Ex-Officio
Executive Director
WEPAN, Inc.
1901 E. Asbury Avenue
Suite 220
Denver, CO 80210
Phone: 303-871-4643
Fax: 303-871-6833
Email: dmatt@wepan.org
 
Linda N. Betz
Ex-Officio
Director, IT Policy and Information Security
IBM Corporation
Route 100
Somers, NY 10589
Phone: 914-766-3860
Email: lnbetz@us.ibm.com
 
Michael Merritt
Ex-Officio
Executive Director
Network Design and Analysis Research Department
AT&T Labs
Room A119
180 Park Ave
P.O. Box 971
Florham Park, NJ 07932-0971
Phone: 973 360 8710
Fax: 973 360 8871
Email:
michaelmerritt@att.com
 
Carlie S Bower
Director of Communications
Communications Advisory Committee Liaison
Software Engineer
AIX Operating System Development
IBM
11501 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78758
Phone: 512 286-5423
Email: carlie@us.ibm.com
 
 Dr. Suzie Laurich-McIntyre
Director of Membership
Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education
Carnegie Mellon University
5000 Forbes Avenue
533 Warner hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412 268-7307
Fax: 412 268-6159
 
Dr. Jenna P. Carpenter
Director of Professional Development
Associate Dean, Administration & Strategic Initiatives
Wayne & Juanita Spinks Professor, Math & Stats
Louisiana Tech University
College of Engineering & Science
PO Box 10348
Ruston, LA 71272
Phone: 318 257-2101
Fax: 318 257-2562
Email:
jenna@coes.latech.edu
 
 
 
Linda Snow-Solum
Industry Member at Large
Corporate Relations Committee Liaison
Senior Director of Engineering Infrastructure Development & Lean
Rockwell-Collins
400 Collins Road NE
m/s 108-265
Cedar Rapids, IA 52498
Phone: 319 295-8276
Email: lssnow@rockwellcollins.com
 
Judy Cordes
WIE Member at Large
Knowledge Center Liaison
Conference Program Committee Liaison
Advisor - Society of Women Engineers
Coordinator – Women in Engineering Program
1340 Engineering Building Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
Phone: 517.355.6616
ext. 3
Fax: 517.432.1356
Email:
cordes@egr.msu.edu