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Latham B. Gray, Jr.

Latham B. Gray Jr.


Retired General Manager of Operations, Coal Bethlehem Steel Corporation; Joined Bethlehem Steel after graduation; Served two years in the U.S. Army and awarded both a U.S. and Korean service medal with three battle stars; Several supervisory and engineering positions in Bethlehem’s West Virginia operations; Assistant Division Superintendent, Marion Division; Administrative Assistant, Coal, Bethlehem Mining Dept.; Assistant to V.P.; Consultant and Field Associate, International Executive Service Corps; President and CEO (Retired), Gates Engineering Company; AIME, Boy Scouts . . .

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Hilary G. Dussing

Hilary G. Dussing (Carlson)


Hilary graduated from Michigan Tech in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geological Engineering.

Upon graduating, Hilary held numerous technical and executive positions in the Petroleum business with various companies including Tenneco Oil Company, Champlin Petroleum Company, Union Pacific Resources, Tom Brown Incorporated and Royal Dutch Shell. She has worked in the U.S., West Africa, Europe and Russia.

In addition to her Michigan Tech education, in 1994 Hilary completed the Program for Management Development at Harvard's Graduate School of Business.

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Michael J. Whims

Michael J. Whims


Mike has just begun his own consulting company after retiring from ANR Storage, an affiliate of ANR Pipeline Company, as Vice President of Storage. As VP of Storage, Mike was responsible for managing an essential public service with twenty-one operating plants, developing, approving, and monitoring a $26 million operating and capital budget, as well as managing a staff of 270 hourly and professional employees. Before holding this position, he held technical and operational positions with ANR . . .

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Charles Bufe

Charles Bufe

'60, '62

Chuck earned an MS in Geophysical Engineering in 1960 and an MS in Geophysics in 1962, both from Michigan Tech.  After leaving Michigan Tech, he became a Lieutenant in the NOAA Officer Corps before obtaining his PhD from the University of Michigan in 1969, where he also worked at Willow Run Labs.  Throughout his career, Chuck has worked for NOAA in San Francisco, CA and as a Visiting Professor at the University of Wisconsin – . . .

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Charles Young

Charles Young

Chuck received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Physics from San Diego State University, and his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in 1977. He then spent three years on the faculty in the Department of Physics at New Mexico State University before coming to Michigan Tech in 1980. Chuck retired from active teaching in May 2006.

Chuck’s technical interests lie in electromagnetic geophysical methods, geophysical signal analysis, and designing and constructing geophysical equipment. Early in his . . .