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Board of Directors

The NAMRI/SME Board of Directors makes policy for the institution that represents manufacturing research leadership in industry, government and academia in North America and the world. The board is comprised of the NAMRI/SME Executive Committee (past president, president, president-elect and secretary), the Scientific Committee chair and six NAMRI/SME at-large directors. The past president of the institution is replaced on the Board of Directors by the retiring president immediately following NAMRC.

President

 
 

President-Elect

 
Dean Bartles (Reduced)Dean L. Bartles, PhD, FSME
Chief Manufacturing Officer and Executive Director
Digital Manufacturing & Design Innovation Institute
Chicago
BIO
  Bryan DodsBryan G. Dods
Manufacturing Consultant
Greenville, South Carolina
BIO
     

Secretary

 
 

Scientific Committee Chair

 
Hitomi Yamaguchi GreensletHitomi Y. Greenslet, Dr. Eng., FSME
Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical
and Aerospace Engineering 
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
BIO
  Lihui WangLihui Wang, PhD, FSME, PE
Professor and Chair of Sustainable Manufacturing
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Stockholm
BIO
     

Scientific Chair-Elect

 
 

Past President

 
Livan FratiniLivan Fratini, PhD
Professor, Department of Chemical, Management,
Computer Systems, Mechanical Engineering
University of Palermo
Palermo, Italy
BIO
  Steven SchmidSteven R. Schmid, PhD, CMfgE, PE
Professor, Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Notre Dame University
Notre Dame, Indiana
BIO  

Second Past President

 
   
Shreyes MelkoteShreyes Melkote, PhD, FSME
Morris M. Bryan Jr. Professorship for Advanced Manufacturing Systems
George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta | BIO
     

NAMRI/SME Directors

 
   
Kristen BloschockKristen Bloschock, PhD
Strategic Manufacturing Thread Lead in Advanced Materials
Lockheed Martin
Bethesda, Maryland
BIO
  Laine MearsLaine Mears, PhD, PE
Professor
Graduate Coordinator
Clemson University
Greenville, South Carolina
     
Ihab RagaiIhab Ragai, PhD, PE
Assistant Professor in Engineering
School of Engineering
Penn State Behrend
Erie, Pennsylvania
BIO
  Albert ShihAlbert J. Shih, PhD, FSME
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
BIO
     
Edward SmithEdward F. Smith III, PhD
Vice President, Research & Development
Deringer Ney Inc.
Bloomfield, Connecticut
BIO
  David A. Stephenson, PhD, FSME
Technical Specialist
Ford Powertrain Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
Livonia, Michigan
BIO