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Active Members

Dr. Robert M. AIKIN, Jr.
Foundry & Solidification Science Team Leader
Materials Science & Technology: Metallurgy (MST6)
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Ms. Shannon LARKEY
Manager, Quality Assurance
ArcelorMittal
Prof. David BAHR
Head and Professor of Materials Engineering
Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering
Purdue University
Dr. Brian S. MUNN
Global Engineering Material Manager
Dr. Kevin BAKER
Director, Orthopaedic Research
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
William Beaumont Hospital
Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Oakland University
William Beaumont School of Medicine
Mr. Greg C. OJARD
United Technologies Research Center

Mr. Daniel FREIBERG
Research Engineer
Ford Motor Company
Ms. Elizabeth A. PILIBOSIAN
Vehicle Chief Engineer
General Motors Company
Ms. Karen L. GASKO 
Validation Engineer II
Oxford International/Terumo Cardiovascular
Ms. Danielle K. RICKERT
Supervisor, Materials Engineering R&D
Meritor, Inc

Emeritus

Mr. Michael S. AGIN
President
Pioneer Technologies Corporation
Dr. Sally J. KLAASEN
Formerly with IBM Microelectronics
Dr. James (Jim) A. BRUSSO
Engel Metallurgical Ltd.
Dr. Walter F. LANGE
Vice President, Technical Worldwide Marketing
Chartered Semiconductor
Mr. Paul A. BUJALSKI
Operations Manager
Duperon Corporation
Mr. Alan R. LECZ
Regional Director
Southeast Michigan Community College Consortium
Washtenaw Community College
Mr. Peter W. CARPENTER
Plant Manager
NSG Group
Dr. Joseph J. LICAVOLI
Materials Research Engineer
National Energy Technology Laboratory
Dr. Stephen P. CLOUGH
Retired: Gamma Vacuum LLC
Dr. Boyd A. MUELLER
Vice President, Technology and Research
Alcoa Power and Propulsion
Alcoa Howmet Research Center
Dr. Kathy L. HAYRYNEN
Director of Research & Development
Applied Process, Inc.
Technologies Division
Mr. Joseph M. NOWOSAD
Manager, Quality Assurance Steelmaking
ArcelorMittal
Dr. Michael L. JOHNSON
Engineering Manager – Engine System Development & Validation
Global Engine Development
Caterpillar Inc.
Dr. Gregory B. OLSON
Wilson-Cook Chaired Professor in Engineering Design
Northwestern University
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Prof. William C. JOHNSON
Department of Materials Science & Engineering
University of Virginia
Dr. Paul D. PRICHARD
Staff Engineer, Innovation Ventures Group
Kennametal, Inc.
Mr. Paul W. JONES
Advanced Sales Engineering
Waupaca Foundry
Ms. Brenda R. RYAN
President
Ryan Industries, Inc.
Dr. David B. KASUL
Borlem Alumínio S.A.
Mr. Michael J. SKOGLUND
Retired: Alcoa Mill Products

Mr. Peter SOHLDEN
Retired: Grede Foundries