The department has an advisory council comprised of local design professionals representing both design consultancies and product manufacturers. The group meets with the department faculty at least once per year to provide industry expertise and insight for curriculum development and strategic planning.
2017-2018 Advisory Council Members
- Doug Golenz, Partner, Studio West
- Mike Mayberry, Co-Owner, Magpul Industries Corp.
- Deane Richardson, FIDSA
- Jeff Samson, President, Samson Design Associates, Inc.
- Brett Vladika, Director of Product Development, Boa Technology Inc.