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Alumni Updates

Geoffrey Andrews

Clearing the Launchpad
Lehigh aerospace program alumnus Geoffrey Andrews ’15 honored by Aviation Week. | MORE >

Christine Seymour

ChBE alum named President-Elect of AIChE
Lehigh alumna Christine Seymour '89 named President-Elect of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers. | MORE >

Patrice Banks

Empowering engineering: Patrice Banks '02
The materials science alum didn't set out to disrupt the male-dominated auto repair industry, but she wanted to do something to empower women. | MORE >

Michael Yonkovig

The long road back to Lehigh
Nearly 70 years after chasing an engineering degree at Lehigh, Michael Yonkovig returns to Bethlehem. | MORE >

Stacey Cunningham

Keeping the markets in line
Lehigh's Stacey Cunningham ’96 credits her ISE degree for her ability to think through complex problems. | MORE >

Judy Marks

Lehigh alum Marks named Siemens CEO U.S.
Judy Marks '84, who joined Siemens in 2011 as CEO of its goverment technologies subsidiary, will officially take over the role January 1, 2017. | MORE >

Steve Galante

Squeeze Play
MechE alum Steve Galante '94 develops ergonomically-designed device that wrings out the last drop from every tube. | MORE >

Henry Dorkin

Lehigh ChBE alum elected president of Mass Medical Society
Dr. Henry L. Dorkin was named president-elect of the Massachusetts Medical Society. | MORE >

Kathleen Hall, FARO Technologies

Kathleen Hall named COO of FARO Technologies
ISE alum earns promotion at one of the top companies specializing in 3D measurement, imaging, and realization technology. | MORE >

Jon Akers, Bike Guy

Martin Faga '63 '64G: Engineering Intelligence
The electrical engineering alum earns USGIF's 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award. | MORE >

Jon Akers, Bike Guy

Lehigh Tech Eng. grad helps develop plan for new electric bike
Lehigh Valley native Jonathan Akers '10 '15G part of a group helping to develop a creative transportation alternative. | MORE >

Gerry Price

Lehigh triple alum to be honored by University of Winnipeg
Triple alumnus and mechanical engineer Gerry Price '70 ,'72G, '76 Ph.D. recognized with 2016 Duff Roblin Award | MORE >

Patrice Banks

Reverse engineering the auto repair industry
Patrice Banks '02 turns Lehigh degree into an opportunity to empower women in the field of auto mechanics. | MORE >

Kevin T. Campbell '89 '94MBA

Engineering leadership
Kevin T. Campbell '89G, '94 MBA was named Engineer of the Year by the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers. | MORE >

William Amelio

Lehigh alum Amelio named CEO of Avnet
The chemical and biomolecular engineering grad was officially named to the role in September. | MORE >

Terrence Hahn

Honeywell taps Lehigh alum to lead new group
Terrence Hahn '88, '92G named President and CEO of Honeywell's new Home and Building Technoloies (HBT) group | MORE >

Susan Daniel

Why student research matters
Triple ChemE alumna Susan Daniel '99, '01G, '05 Ph.D flourishes as a surface science all-star | MORE >

Kim Hanemann

Kim Hanemann ’86: Utility Player
PSE&G engineer and mechanical engineering alum named to Board of Middlesex Water. | MORE >

Richard Verma

Technology's growing importance to diplomacy
Lehigh ISE alum Richard Verma ’90, U.S. ambassador to India, says it is drawing the two nations closer. | MORE >

Masayoshi Nakashima

High honors for CEE alum
Masayoshi Nakashima '81 Ph.D. inducted into the National Academy of Engineering as a foreign member. | MORE >

Gary Kohler

For the Love of Lehigh and Chemical Engineering
Lehigh alum Gary Kohler establishes the Dolores T. and William E. Schiesser Endowed Faculty Development Fund in honor of his mentor and life-long friend. | MORE >

Daniel Zarrilli

Daniel Zarrilli '97: Engineering Resiliency
As NYC Sr. Director of climate policy and programs, the CEE grad oversees the Mayor's Office of Recovery and Resiliency as well as the Office of Sustainability. | MORE >

Ada Rossin

Remembering Ada Rossin
The wife of the late Peter Rossin, for whom the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science is named, passed away on November 17. | MORE >

Michael Kimball

Transforming healthcare delivery
Healthcare Systems Engineering graduate Michael Kimball '13G is founding director of management engineering at St. Luke's University Health Network here in the Lehigh Valley. | MORE >

Leonidas Bleris

Mapping the most important cellular network of all
Leonidas Bleris '06 Ph.D pursues biological reverse engineering as UT Dallas professor. | MORE >

Hatch House

Living the entrepreneur's dream
James Byszewki and former Lehigh graduate student Steve Boerner '15G have created "Hatch House," a collaborative work and living space for newly-minted and aspiring entrepreneurs. | MORE >

Paul Corkum

Lehigh alumnus vying for 2015 Nobel Prize
Paul Corkum ’67G ’72 Ph.D. is among the top contenders for this year's Nobel Prize for Physics." | MORE >


Tipping the scales with Mountaintop
For Penn Scott, the "Mountaintop program put me ... on the right trajectory to get where I am now and [where] I’m going in the future." | MORE >

World Trade Center

An enduring bond
A new flood-mitigation plan designed by Mark Osler '98 and Bob Gallup '86 is the latest contribution to a national shrine. | MORE >

County Seat Spirits

Lehigh alum opens first Allentown distillery since prohibition
IBE program assisting in growth of Anthony Brichta's County Seat Spirits. | MORE >

John Baliotti

MechE alum joins ExOne
The Pennsylvania 3D printing company appoints John Baliotti as Director of Marketing and Business Development. | MORE >

Paul E. Torgerson

Remembering Paul E. Torgerson '53
Torgerson graduated from Lehigh with a B.S. in industrial engineering in 1953 and was the 14th President of Virginia Tech. | MORE >

Attila 'Ed' Csongradi

Lehigh grad inducted into EPSA Hall of Fame
MechE alum Attila 'Ed' Csongradi ‘67G ‘71G honored for his contributions to the growth of Eastern Pennsylvania soccer. | MORE >

Craig Benson

CEE alum honored for geoenvironmental efforts
ASTM International honored Craig Benson '89 with the A. Ivan Johnson Outstanding Achievement Award. | MORE >

Christopher West

Go West, young man
Alumnus Christopher West '08 finds passion for sustainable farming through environmental engineering. | MORE >

Tal Cohen

An exercise in entrepreneurship
MechE alumnus Tal Cohen '04 brings fun and safety to working out. | MORE >