Our engaged advisory board is vital to maintaining relevant instruction and professional connections. These alumni and industry partners advise us on curriculum and offer guidance about student recruitment, retention, and employment. They are our fiercest advocates—celebrating our students, inspiring real-world partnerships, and funding key initiatives in education, applied research, and service.

Meet Our Board Members

Claudia Cummings
Conexus Indiana

David Frizzell
Blue Ribbon Transport

Dwayne Gott ’75
HP Products

Brad Hastings ’92
Tippmann Group/Interstate Warehousing

Nicholas J. Hoagland
Fullbeauty Brands

Yancey Jones ’93
Closure Systems International

Lauren Kaulfuss
MillerCoors

Rick LaGore
InTek Freight and Logistics Inc.

Emily Lawton
MyWay Logistics LLC

Mark J. Linville
Rolls-Royce North America

Howie McGonnigal
United Parcel Service

Megan Mills ’05
Allegion

Tim Minnich ’82
TransWorks

Jeff Payne ’11
Progress Rail Manufacturing Corporation

Jeffrey Routt ’94
Stretch Logistics

Thiago Scantamburlo
Roche Diagnostics Operations Inc.

Kenny Schroer
Total Quality Logistics

Mark Seitz
Eli Lilly and Co.

Sushil Sharma
Miller College of Business, Ball State University

Tim M. Siddiq
Merchandise Warehouse Co.

Brent Sorenson
Fullbeauty Brands

Mark Tinch
Werner Enterprises

Joe Weigel
Celadon Group Inc.