Board of Trustees

The board of trustees is the elected constituent for the membership and the profession. Voting members include the president, president-elect, past president and elected senior vice presidents. Non-voting members include the treasurer, board secretary and executive director. Other non-voting members may be added by approval of the board of trustees as needed.

President
Jamie Rogers, Ph.D., P.E.                        
Jamie Rogers
Professor & Regents' Outstanding Teacher 
University of Texas-Arlington 
Arlington, Texas


Senior VP - Academic
Ann (Amy) Bisantz
Ann Bisantz Professor
SUNY at Buffalo
Amherst, New York

President-Elect
David Poirier

David_Poirier

Chief Executive Officer
The Poirier Group Ltd.
Etobicoke, Ontario
Canada

Senior VP - International

Gul Kremer

Gul Kremer

Professor & Chair
Iowa State University 
Ames, Iowa

Past President
Tim McGlothlin  
Tim McGlothlin  
Executive Director  
The Ergonomics Center  
Raleigh, North Carolina


Senior VP - Continuing Education
J. Cole Smith  
Cole Smith
Professor & Department Chair
Clemson University
Clemson, South Carolina

Senior VP - Publications
Candace Yano, Ph.D.
Candace Arai Yano
Kalbach Professor of Business Administration
Professor of Operations & Information Technology Management
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California    

VP of Student Development
Dawn Strickland, Ph.D.
(non-voting member)
Dawn Strickland
Director of Student Services and Instructor
H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering
Georgia Tech
Atlanta 

Senior VP - Industry
Carl Kirpes
Carl_Kirpes

Crude Oil Strategy & Analysis
Marathon Petroleum Company

Chief Executive Officer
Don H. Greene 
(non-voting member)
Don H. Greene
Chief Executive Officer
IISE                      
Norcross, Georgia

Senior VP - North American Operations
Kevin Taaffe
Kevin Taaffe
Associate Professor                      
Clemson University
Clemson, South Carolina

Secretary
Joseph Wilck, Ph.D., P.E.
(non-voting member)
Joe Wilck
Clinical Associate Professor
College of William & Mary
Williamsburg, Virginia

Senior VP - Technical Operations
Amanda Mewborn
Amanda Mewborn
Executive Director, Project Management Office
Piedmont Healthcare
Atlanta, Georgia

Industry Advisory Board Representative
Bob Pudlo
Bob_Pudlo     

Vice President
FedEx Ground
Moon Township, Pennsylvania