Young Alumni Advisory Board

The purpose of the Young Alumni Advisory Board is to provide value to the College of Engineering in achieving its strategic plan/vision by providing input and advice in the areas of:

  • Perspectives, knowledge and experiences as a student and as a new engineer in the workplace.
  • Engaging young alumni in the life of the College.
  • Supporting the University of Iowa Alumni Association goal to engage more students and young (age 30 and younger) alumni as well as increase opportunities for young alumni participation. 
  • Creating in young alumni a strong interest and commitment to the College and developing a network of mutually beneficial relationships among alumni, students and faculty. 
  • Developing a loyalty to the College so alumni will want to invest in the College with volunteer and financial support
Current Members

Alex Brodsky
(BSE 2012 Electrical Engineering)
eCommerce Web Developer
Ashley Home Store Retail Headquarters
Tampa, FL

Alex Brown
(BSE 2015 Biomedical Engineering)
Graduate Student
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Ian Flynn
(BSE 2011 Industrial Engineering)
Director of Engineering
Raining Rose
Cedar Rapids, IA

Kayla Kamber Hill
(BSE 2012 Industrial Engineering)
Process Engineer
Mars Chocolate North America
Chicago, IL

Krista Lea
(BSE 2012 Industrial Engineering)
Team Leader
General Mills
Wellston, OH

Michael J. Lee
(BSE 2008 Mechanical Engineering)
Product Line Manager
Schneider Electric
Cedar Rapids, IA 

William Liechty
(BSE 2007 Chemical Engineering)
Associate Research Scientist
Dow Chemical Engineering
Midland, MI

Alyssa Neiers Kurt
(BSE 2010 Biomedical Engineering)
Project Engineer
Medical Murray
North Barrington, IL

Alyssa Azzano Reinhardt
(BSE 2011 Chemical Engineering)
Chemical Process Engineer II
DuPont Industrial Biosciences
Cedar Rapids, IA

Liz Risius
(BSE 2013 Electrical Engineering)
Integration Engineer and Technical Project Manager
Epic Systems
Madison, WI

Erin (Dattilo) Stone
(BSE 2011 Civil Engineering)
Chastain & Associates, LLC
Rockford, IL

Stephanie Swanson
(BSE 2011 Mechanical Engineering)
Project Engineer
Romeoville, IL

Stephanie Swiatlo
(BSE 2013 Biomedical Engineering)
Baxter Healthcare
Round Lake, IL 

Matt Tarnoff
BSE 2014 Civil Engineering, MS 2015 Civil and Environmental Engineering
Trinity Consultants
West Burlington, IA

Nicholas S. Turner
(BSE 2011 Civil Engineering)
Project Engineer
Alliant Engineering, Inc.
Minneapolis, MN 

Joseph Whitlock
(BSE 2011 Mechanical Engineering)
Front Line Manager
Eaton Corporation
Syracuse, NY