College of Science, Technology, and Health

STEM Advisory Board

Executive Committee:

Kerem Durdag, Chair (2006), CEO, Biovation

Kal Kotkas, Immediate Past Chair (2000), Senior Sales Executive, Clark Insurance


Advisory Council Members:

Tom Brennan (2010), Sr. Natural Resource Manager, Nestlé Waters

Chris A. Caseiro (2010), Partner, Verrill and Dana, LLP. IP & Technology and Business Law

Donna Cassese (2013), Managing Director, Sappi Fine Paper

Stephen Crowley (2013), CIO, WEX, Inc.

Ron Dupuis (2013), Operations Manager, IDEXX Laboratories

Dennis Eagleson, Past Chair (2008), President, The Baker Company

Paul Edmonds, Past Chair (2000), Retired Vice President, National Semiconductor Corporation

Robert Friesel, Ph.D. (2010), Scientific Director, Maine Medical Center Research Institute

Clif Greim (2013), President, Harriman and Associates

W.R. (Dick) Jackson, Jr. (2000), Consultant

Ryan Marcotte (2012), General Manager, Enercon Technologies

Ed McKersie (2013), President, ProSearch, Inc.

Joseph Migliaccio (2007), Program Manager, Maine Technology Institute (MTI)

Tony Paine (2012), President & CEO, Kepware Technologies

Mike Papp (2012), General Manager, Pratt & Whitney

Robert G. Petitt, Past Chair (2001), President, Media Paths, Inc.

Andy Sevier (2013), Plant Manager, Paradigm Windows 

Ted Sharp (2013), Superintendent, Gorham School District

Thomas A. Zack (2005), President, Lanco Assembly Systems

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