- BS Electrical Engineering 1978
John Stromp earned his BSEE degree with honors in 1978, with a focus of studies in Electronics and Communications. John began his career with Marathon Electric as a Sales Engineer. In 1982, John took the position of Senior Sales Representative with Memorex Telex Corporation in Dallas, Texas. He advanced through several positions, ultimately becoming Director of Government Sales, in Overland, Kansas. In 1996, John joined Compaq Computer Company/Tandem Computer and in 2002 John became Global Alliance Manager – EDS with Mercury Interactive, in Dallas, Texas. In February of 2004, John became Alliance Director with IONA Technologies. While at Tech, John was very active, serving as President of Student Council, Member of the Board of Publications and President of his sophomore class.