External Advisory Board
The External Advisory Board of the School of Materials Science and Engineering serves as a sounding board to advise the Chair in policy matters in accordance with the expertise represented by the board members and their knowledge of the management of businesses and institutions of higher education. It assists in facilitating the highest quality of engineering education, and promoting and advancing the best interests of the School among alumni, and individuals and organizations in business and industry. The board also actively assists the Chair of the School in securing financial support, particularly from alumni, business, and industry.
MSE at Georgia Tech is grateful to have the following esteemed industry and academic leaders serve on our External Advisory Board.
Senior Executive Vice President
Head of Research, Development,Technology
Solvay Advanced Polymers
Director of Corporate Quality - Commercial Division
Shaw Industries Inc.
Director, Global Enterprise
Global Nonwovens Research & Engineering
Keith G. Reed
Consumable Polymers Product Technology Supervisor
ExxonMobil Chemical Company
Susan B. Sinnott
Head and Professor
Department of Materials Science & Engineering
Professor, Department of Chemistry
The Pennsylvania State University
Director Boeing Research & Technology Materials and Processes BCA – Twin Aisle Program Support
Sandra H. Magnus
Former Astronaut and
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics