External Advisory Committee


The Texas Engineering Executive Education (TxEEE) External Advisory Committee (EAC) are dedicated industry representatives and corporate partners who actively support the department’s strategic objectives and goals, and advocate for its national reputation. The TxEEE EAC’s Mission is to “Guide TxEEE in its mission to provide industry and professionals with valuable engineering continuing and professional education by:

  • Advising the TxEEE Leadership Team
  • Assessing TxEEE’s progress towards strategic initiatives
  • Providing assistance through expertise and advocacy
  • Assisting TxEEE in strengthening its program offerings and increasing enrollments across all programs

2018 Members


Rob Oshana, Ph.D. (EAC Chair)
Vice President Software Engineering, Research and Development
NXP Semiconductors

Jeremiah Fasl, Ph.D.
Senior Associate
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc. (WJE)

Dan Sutton
Statistician
Samsung Austin Semiconductor

Joe Rollins
North America Training and Development Manager
Emerson

Jeff F. Simmons
Senior Vice President Technical Planning & Evaluation
Occidental Petroleum Corporation

Timothy Ledbetter
Rotors Technical Lead Commercial Program
Bell

Amber Gunst
CEO
Austin Technology Council

Ed Latson
Executive Director
Austin Regional Manufacturers Association

Vivek Sakhrani, PhD
Global Director
CPCS Transcom Inc.

Craig Herdman
Director of Engineering
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