Industrial and Professional Advisory Council
The Industrial and Professional Advisory Council (IPAC) is a select group of representatives from industry, government agencies, academia, and the profession who advise the Department on academic issues and on current trends and future directions in engineering. IPAC is a forum where ideas are exchanged and recommendations are made. IPAC provides direct linkage and communication between the Department and the engineering profession.
Thomas Lancaster Chair
Vice President, Research and Development
Akston Biosciences Corp.
Magen Buterbaugh Vice-Chair
Global Business Manager, Flurochemicals
The Chemours Company, LLC
Chief Operating Officer
Arx Pax Labs, Inc.
Fay Linn Lee
Senior Product Implementation Manager
VP of Delivery and Device Research and Development
Eli Lilly and Company
School Chair, Michael Tennenbaum Family Chair, and GRA Eminent Scholar in Energy Sustainability
School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of California, Los Angeles