Jim Vorhes earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Tech in 1947 and immediately began a 39 year career with General Motors. Following a series of sales and service assignments in the Pontiac field organization, he served as a zone manager in a number of locations. He became assistant general sales manager of western area field operations . . .
John M. Beattie earned his BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Tech in 1963. Prior to coming to Michigan Tech, John attended Central Michigan University for a year. After graduation from Michigan Tech, John’s initial employment was with the Louis Allis Company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin where he was a design engineer on a variety of commercial, . . .
Kathy received her bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan Tech in 1984. After graduation she went to work for General Motors Corporation as a Reliability Engineer at the Detroit Hamtramck Assembly Plant. Four years after leaving GM and accepting a Quality Engineer position with Kelsey-Hayes- a Tier 1 supplier of anti lock braking systems. During . . .
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Timothy Coffield '84
Timothy P. Coffield earned his BS degree in Mechanical Engineering, with high honors, from Michigan Technological University in 1984. He has also completed a business degree from University of Colorado. After graduating from Michigan Tech, Tim went to work as a research engineer for 5 years at IBM Research in Rochester, MN. Following that he was the principal engineer . . .