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Board of Visitors

Addison, John  (BE '01)
Head of Refined Products - Americas
Vitol Inc.
Houston, TX
Autry, Britt   (BE '92)
Vice President
Denso Manufacturing Tennessee, Inc.
Maryville, TN

Baynham, Tamara   (BE '93)
Director of Clinical Research
EBT Medical,  Inc.
Nashville, TN

Butler, Gary D.   (MS '94)
Founder, President & CEO
Camgian Microsystems Corp. 
Starkville, MS

Card, Kendall L.   (BE '77)
Director, Department of Energy Intelligence Programs
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Oak Ridge, TN

Carey, Tim   (BE '66)
CEO (Retired)
CRC-Evans Pipeline International, Inc.
Houston, TX

Carson, Peter S.   (BE '69)
Chief Operating Officer (Retired)
Mercury Networks
Mountain View, CA

Carter, Mark   (BE '98)
Managing Director
TA Associates Management
Boston, MA

Chambers, Jason R.   (BS '00, MBA '01)
Golden Blends, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

Checchi, Allison Crumley   (BS '99)  
Chief Operating Officer 
Atom Tickets 
Los Angeles, CA

Cheney, Elizabeth L.   (BE '82)
Chief Operating Officer
Cheney Energy Partners, LLP
Houston, TX

Chesney, Chad   (BE '94)
Vice President and General Manager, Transportation Business Unit
National Instruments Corp.
Austin, TX

Chope, Douglas   (BS '86, MBA '88)
Sales Engineering – U.S. State & Local Government, Education
Tableau Software
Chestnut Hill, MA

Clark, G. Edmond  (BE '76)
President & CEO (Retired)
FedEx Trade Networks 
Germantown, TN

Conwell, James C.   (PhD '89)
Vice President & COO
Childress Engineering Services
Richardson, TX

Finfrock, William   (BE '92)
Apopka, FL

Flowers, Joseph   (BE '88)
Senior Design Engineer (Retired)
Schlumberger LTD
Rosharon, TX

Gass, John D.   (BE '74)
President (Retired)                     
Chevron Gas & MidStream
Palm Coast, FL

Hicks, Landis   (BE '66)
Managing Director (Retired)
PAE Singapore Private Limited

Higgins, Bob   (BE '96)
President & CEO 
Barge Design Solutions 
Nashville, TN

Hopkins, Sally   (BE '78) 
General Manager, Manufacturing (Retired)
Shell Oil 
Houston, TX

Limp, David   (BS '88)
Senior Vice President
Amazon Devices and Services
Seattle, WA

Pappas, Eleni H.   (BE '08), Vice-Chair
Senior Associate
Traffic Engineers, Inc. 
Houston, TX

Patsiokas, Dr. Alanna   (BE '06, MD '10)
Pediatric Hospitalist
Centennial Children’s Hospital
Nashville, TN

Perlin, Dr. Jonathan  
President of Clinical Services & CMO
HCA Healthcare 
Nashville, TN

Riddick, Jaret 
Director, Vehicle Technology Directorate
U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Aberdeen, MD

Schroeder, Richard A.   (BE '74)
President & CEO
Cresline Plastic Pipe Company, Inc.
Evansville, IN

Smethills, Brock   (BE '13)
Sterling Ranch Development Corp.
Littleton, CO

Walker, H. David   (BE '73, MS '77), Chair
Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (Retired)
Franklin, TN

Walsh, Joseph  (Jay) T.
Vice President of Economic Development and Innovation
University of Illinois System
Champaign, IL

Warner, Cynthia  (CJ)    (BE '80)
Renewable Energy Group Inc.
Ames, IA

Wiernicki, Christopher J.   (BE '80) 
Chairman, President and CEO
ABS (American Bureau of Shipping) 
Houston, TX

Williams, Jack P. Jr.   (BE '86)
Senior Vice President
Exxon Mobil Corporation 
Irving, TX

Fauchet, Philippe  
Bruce and Bridgitt Evans Dean 
Vanderbilt University School of Engineering
Nashville, TN