Engineering Advisory Board

Ensuring Excellence

The JBU Engineering Advisory Board provides external guidance to the department regarding industrial and academic trends. Members bring a diversity of strengths and experience to each advisory position. Their input helps to ensure that our students:

  • Benefit from continuous improvements to the program
  • Are equipped to meet upcoming career demands
  • Are highly marketable post-graduation


Current Board Members


Paul Antony
Senior Vice President, Application Development
The Home Depot
Bentonville, AR

Charles E. Baukal, Jr., Ph.D., P.E.
Director, John Zink Institute
Tulsa, OK


Ethan Brown
Senior Electrical Engineering, Group Leader
FlightSafety International - Simulation
Broken Arrow, OK 

José A. Colón
Engineer IV, Research and Development
Tyson Foods 

Audrey Dearien
EAB Secretary
Systems Engineer, High Power Drivers
Texas Instruments
Dallas, TX  

Don Eben, CEO
EAB Chair
CEO Core Network Strategies
Siloam Springs, AR

John R. English, Ph.D., P.E.
Dean, Professor & Irma F. and Raymond F. Giffels
Endowed Chair in Engineering
College of Engineering, University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR

Stephen Genheimer, Ph.D.
Vice-President, Seagate Technology (Retired)

William K. Goertzen, Ph.D.
Engineering Team Leader
Schlumberger Lawrence Technology Ctr.

Doyle W. Magnus, P.E., MAE, LEED AP
EAB Vice-Chair
Electrical Engineering Manager
Benham, a Haskell Company 

Krista Musiime
Electronics Engineering
Tinker Air Force Base 

Woody Smith, P.E.
Executive Director Industrial Engineering
St. Francis Health Systems
Tulsa, OK