Dr. C. Richard Cassady

Dr. C. Richard Cassady
Dr. C. Richard Cassady

Mr. Kevin Leclaire

Mr. Kevin Leclair
Mr. Kevin Leclaire

Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson

Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson
Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson

The ISE Advisory Board welcomes three new members, Dr. Richard Cassady, Mr. Kevin Leclaire, and Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson.

Dr. C. Richard Cassady is a Professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Director of the Freshman Engineering Program at the University of Arkansas. He is a three-time ISE alumnus: he holds a BS summa cum laude, an MS, and a PhD, all in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech. He joined the ISE Advisory Board in November 2015.

Mr. Kevin Leclaire joined the ISE Advisory Board in Spring 2016.  He is the Chief Financial Officer of GEOshare.

Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson is currently the Chair of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical (NC A&T) State University in Greensboro, NC.  She spent 14 years at Virginia Tech as a faculty member in the ISE Department, and has worked with students and other faculty members within and outside the department.  She joined the ISE Advisory Board in March 2016.