Dean’s DEI Advisory Council
To distinguish ourselves from competing engineering schools by becoming a “best-in-class” institution for developing engineers that excel as multicultural technologists and leaders: intellectually and socially engaged, valued, interactive and well connected to resources, information and each other, the College, the University and the world.
Crystal E. Ashby – Chair
Director on the boards of The Executive Leadership Council, Genesys Works (National), and as secretary of the board of the Holocaust Museum Houston.
Vice President and General Manager, Automotive After-market Division, 3M’s Industrial Business Group
Workforce Development Initiative Manager, Shell Oil Company
Partner, Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group
Sector Vice President, Global Mission Excellence and Technology, Northrop Grumman Technology Services
Senior Vice President of Social Engagement, Doner Advertising; Lecturer of Marketing, Stephen J. Ross School of Business; Co-Director, Yaffe Initiative
President Emeritus and University Professor of Science and Engineering, University of Michigan
Chief Marketing Officer, Perkins
President & CEO Great Ball of Light, Inc. (GBL)
Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of the McPhail Group
Executive Director, National Society of Black Engineers
Senior Vice President , Human Resources, Rockwell Automation
ASEE President, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Professor of Engineering Education in the College of Engineering, Virginia Tech