Advisory Boards


Bruce Fisher
Boston Scientific

Darrin Hamm
Home Town Heating and Air

Tom Miller
Geo-Flo Products Corporation

Hank Baugh
Maintenance Director
Tasus Corp

Scott Rink
Operations Manager
Commercial Service

Jim Marietta
Plant Manager
Carlisle Corporation

Doug Mattick
Facilities Director
Ivy Tech Community College

Mark Esch-Williams
Industrial Technology
Ivy Tech Community College

William Fenton
Industrial Technology - HVAC/R
Ivy Tech Community College

Central Indiana (Indianapolis)
  • Matt Smarelli
    Manufacturing Quality & Engineering Manager
    NSK Corp
  • Greg Ottinger
    Director of Operations and Engineering
    Greenwood Machine
  • Steve Coffman
  • Mike Riley
  • Adam Sandlin
  • Jackie Hill
  • Clarence Kincaid
  • Tom Earnhart
East Central (Anderson, Marion, Muncie, New Castle)

Dr. Sam Cotton

Instructor of T&I

Ball State University

Duanae Chamberlin

Maintenance Supervisor

Spartech Plastics

Muncie, IN

Larry Bennett

Electrical Engineer

Anderson Tool and Engineering

Tom Jarvis

Laboratory Technician

Purdue University

Barry E. Harris

Maintenance Director

Delaware Community School Corporation

Stephen Brand

Operations & Facilities Manager

MPT Muncie
a division of Magna Powertrain America, Inc.

Shawn Branum

Maintenance Supervisor

Exide Technologies

Muncie, Indiana

Jack Million

Maintenance Supervisor

Saint-Gobain Containers

Dunkirk, IN

John Carlson

Corporate Training & Development Manager

Red Gold, Inc.

Elwood, Indiana

Annette LaPradd                                                                             

MRO Buyer

Keihin Aircon North America, Inc.

Muncie, Indiana

Rob Retz

Plant Superintendent

Jarden Home Products 

Muncie, Indiana

Steve Yontz

Maintenance Supervisor

Atlas Foundry

Marion, Indiana

Rich Hobbs

Maintenance Supervisor

DIY Group, Inc.

Muncie, Indiana

Chuck Morrical 

IMT Student

Heather Imel

Organizational Develop. Mgr.

Red Gold

Elwood, IN

Kokomo (Kokomo, Logansport, Wabash)

Bob Pearson
Senior Engineer
Square D Company

Brian Pippenger
Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Mike Jones
Plant Manager
Ford Meter Box

Dick Cloe
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Don Rennaker
Rencor, Inc.

Eric Ott
Vice President
Dilling Mechanical Contractors, Inc.

Randy Martin
Local 685 Representative
Daimler Chrysler KTP & ITP Plants

Robert Myers
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Brad Stanley

Duncan Supply

Curt Rivers
Hochstedler Energy Services

Mike Soupley
National Sales Manager
American Standard

Tony Koon
United Refrigeration

John Nolfi
Allen Jones

Zach Owen
Zook Machine

Tim Loepker
TJL Machine Maintenance

Walt LeBed
Caterpillar Inc.

Nate Scaggs
Peerless Pattern&Machine

Andy VanMeter
TMF Corp.

Scott Vanderwall
Fairfield Mfg. Co.

Carol Paul

Mark McDonald
Titan Construction & Eng.

Marty Guy
Kirby Risk

Jim Bird

Mark Kinder
Fairfield Mfg. Co.

Jim Freestone

Don Clingenpeel
North Central (Elkhart, South Bend, Warsaw)
Greg Bajer
Store Manager
Bell Parts

Greg Bolen

Dave Brinkruff
Ivy Tech Community College

Martin Cramer
Certified Welding Technician

Mark Van Doren

Larry Green
AM General Corporation

Murice Hoban
Federal Mogul

Stan Kaser

Randy Kuta

P. Ben Lagadon
Ivy Tech Community College

Matt Ludwig
Penz Products

Simon Mborothi

Jon Nelson

Human Resource Department
Faurecia Exhaust Systems

Mike Parks
Welding Supervisor
Valmont Industries Incorporated

Andy Peck
Johnstone Supply

Kelvin Petzke

Jack D. Pritchard, Jr.
Vice President/Sales Manager
Pritchard Mechanical Contractors, Inc

Brian Pyszka
Master Metal Engineering

Richard Sekula

Monty Timm
Ivy Tech Community College

Evan Vance

Tony Veger
Lock Joint Tube

Scott A. Wilson
Scott A Wilson Heating & Air Conditioning Contractor, LLC

Kevin Wojtysiak
Steel Warehouse >
Northeast (Fort Wayne)

Mark Patillo, Co-Chair
Pro Shear Corporation

Dennis Sherfield, Co-Chair
Dean Foods

Joe Langmeyer
IBEW Local 305

Ron Starkey
Ironworkers Local 147

Brian Cloud
Guardian Automotive

Scott Coverstone
Guardian Automotive

Dan Williamson

Walter Kowal

Adam Lamb
Ivy Tech Corporate College

Raymond Hoverman
Ivy Tech Community College – Northeast

Northwest (East Chicago, Gary, Michigan City, Valparaiso)
Larry Achten, Sr.
L & N Heating & Cooling Incorporated

Allen Kent
Kent Heating & Air Conditioning

Byron Butterfield
IMTC Asst. Program Chair/Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Carl Jackson
Trainer/Adjunct Faculty ENRG

Dan Keller
Keller Machine & Welding, Inc.

David Kenning
Porter County Career Center

Don Whitlock
Chairperson/Electrical Training Coordinator
US Steel

G. Bill Williams
HVAC Asst. Program Chair/Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Gary Nailieux
Berkheimer G.W. Company

J. Doug McKiddy
WELD Asst Program Chair/Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Jeff Clay
Vice President
Four Winds Casino and Resort

Kevin Moore
Project Manager - PLC
Englewood Electric

Mary Fernando

Mike Lovings
Lovings Heating & Cooling, Incorporated

Sandy Alvarez
Work One

Theresa Trzaska
Electrical Engineer
Purdue Calumet

Tom Box
Program Chair/Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College
Richmond (Connersville, Richmond)
Phil Bedel
Whitewater Technical Career Center

Brandon Blanford
Manufacturing Engineer
Osborn International

Dwight Deardorf
Indiana Oxygen Company

Dennis Frame
Reeves Manufacturing

Jayne Knoop
Workforce Development Manager
Silfex Inc.

Mark Moistner
Training Coordinator
Ahaus Tool and Engineering

Scott Nixon
Nixon Tool Company

Pamela Salo, SPHR
Human Resource Manager
Belden Wire & Cable

Bob Suman
Instructor/Business Owner
Ivy Tech Community College

Southern Indiana (Sellersburg)
Dave Dahline
Amatrol, Inc.

David Elble
Automatic Air Corp.

David Hoover
Samtec, Inc.

Frank Hardin
Electric Motor Repair & Rewind

Greg Nichols
Automatic Air Group

James Steele
Amatrol, Inc.

Jody Harral
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

John Harris
Full-time Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

John Winkeler
Jones Machine & Tool

Kenneth Platt
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

L. Steve Hardin
City of Jeffersonville

Mark Schroeder
Prudential Heating and Air

Murry Harral
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Pat Weber
Kentuckiana Comfort Center Inc.

Paul Perkins
Amatrol, Inc.

Richard Schmelz
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Ronald Harper
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Roy Long
Manager of WED
Ivy Tech Community College

Steven Morrison
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Terry Coomer
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College

Terry Quinlan
Adjunct Faculty
Ivy Tech Community College
Southwest (Evansville, Princeton, Tell City)

Bill Shinn
Electrical Hazard Management

Ed Furniss
Wabash Plastics

Gary Bryant
Babcocks and Wilcox

George Wandel
Wabash Plastics

James Kern

Keith Benedict
University of Southern Indiana

Matt Dillman
Ivy Tech Community College

Mike Cohen

Paul Watson
Berry Plastics

Industrial Technology/HVAC

Aaron Armstrong
Armstrong HVAC

Bruce Davis
Kock Air

Dennis Pruiett
Gustave Larson, Co.

Jeff Schneider
Schneider Heat & Cool

Danny Boyd
Denoist Bros Supply

Don McVey

Jim Schiff, Jr.
Schiff Heat & Cool

Tim Taylor
Taylor Elec, HVAC

Bob Crow
Natchez Corp.

Don Merle
Program Chair, Industrial Technology
Ivy Tech Community College

Jerry Schmitt
Schmitt Heat & Cool

Industrial Technology/WELD

Earl Young
Q.C. Manager
Industrial Contractors, Inc.

Don Horvath
Welding Instrucor
Henderson County Tech Center

Ricky Ray
AWS Certified Welder
Babcock & Wilcox

Scott Francis
Brake Supply, Inc.

John Bockhorst
Welding Instructor
EVSC, North HS

Jim Norris
Sales Manager
American Welding & Gas

Bill Judd
Q.C. Manager
Pittsburg Tank and Tower

Gil Morales
Retired Supervisor
George Koch & Sons, Retired

Ken Barry
Welding Engineer
Babcock & Wilcox

Wabash Valley (Greencastle, Terre Haute)
Larry Fifer
Maintenance & Engineering Manager

Stuart Fuquay

Mike Jones
Business Manager

Lance Mercer

Bob Miller

Summerlot Engineered Products

Anthony Mills

Charles Potts