The College of Engineering Advisory Board

The purpose of the Advisory Board is to provide counsel, connections and resources (funds, in-kind, and personnel) to promote the objectives of the UNLV Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering. The Board is empowered to raise discretionary funds on behalf of the College of Engineering. Members include distinguished alumni, friends and corporate leaders appointed by the Dean of Engineering.

Executive Committee

  • Chair: Brian Walsh
    Sr. Vice President
    Summerlin MPC Howard Hughes Corporation
  • Vice Chair: Adam Godorov
    Director Land Resources
    NV Energy
  • Immediate Past Chair: Michael Maier
    Technology Program Consultant.
  • Rama Venkat
    Dean of Engineering
    Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

  • Jack Aylor
    Director Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement
    Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

  • Civil, Environmental Engineering and Construction Representative: David Alexander
    Principal Owner Nevada Area Manager
    Kleinfelder / CMWorks
  • Computer Science Representative: Mark Newburn
    Vizics, Inc.

  • Electrical and Computer Engineering Representative: Ron Justin
    Director of Connected Solutions at Breadware | GroupGets Founder
    President Breadware Consulting

  • Mechanical Engineering Representative: Bradford Colton
    Product Development, Director
    Extinguish Limited

  • Engineering Alumni Chapter Representative: Justin Veilleux
    FEA Consulting Engineers