Wilkes University

Industrial Advisory Board

Wilkes University requires collaborative, challenging projects from industry which provide teams of four to six EE/ME/EGM students with a capstone project to be completed over 2 semesters. Most of these projects are supplied by the Wilkes Engineering Industrial Advisory Board (IAB). Below is a list of board members.

 John (Jack) Welsch, Chair 
 J.H. Welsch Consulting, L.L.C, Principal
 108 Larkspur Rd.
 Roaring Brook Twp., PA 18444
 Phone: 570-351-1722 (Home: 570-842-2715)
 Gary Dolny, Vice-Chair
 Fairchild Semiconductor, Fellow Technical Staff
 125 Crestwood Rd.
 Mountaintop, PA 18707
 Phone: 570-474-3293  Fax: 570-474-3229
  Austin Blew
Lehighton Electronics, President
P.O. Box 328
Lehighton, PA 18235
Phone: 610-377-5990   Fax: 610-377-6820
Allan Borgacci
Tobyhanna Depot, Div Chif
11 Hap Arnold Blvd.
Tobyhanna, PA 18466
Phone:-570-615-6293   Fax:-570-615-6330
  Robert Castellano
The Information Network, President
8740 Lyon Vally Rd.
New Tripoli, PA 18066
Phone: 610-737-7596 Fax: 610-285-4547
  Gerald Colachino
Vice President
ALERT Life Sciences Computing, Inc
11710 Plaza America Drive, Suite 2000
Reston, VA 20190
Michael Duffy
Keystone Automation, CEO
201 Clark Road
Duryea, PA 18642
Phone: 570-602-4200 x 12  Fax: 570-602-4300
Gerald Ephault, Past-Chair
Northeastern Pennsylvania Council
Boy Scouts of America, President
East Stroudsburg University Center for Research and Economic Development, Pres./CEO
Phone: 570-239 0500
  Eric Esoda, CPA
Executive Director/CEO, NEPIRC
120 Fox Run Circle
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Phone: 570-332-2201
  Vinay Govande
Vice President, Enterprise Systems Partners, Inc
44 West Walnut Street
Bethlemem, PA 18018
Phone: 610-867-4340, x102
  Thomas Grebs
Texas Instruments, Device Engineer Manager
116 Research Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Phone: 610-849-5186
Michael Handley
Light Speed Technologies, Vice-President
1167 N. Washington St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705
Phone: 570-970-9204  Fax: 570-714-5006
  Chris Kocon
Texas Instruments
Thomas M. Maheady, P.E.
Borton-Lawson, V P
613 Baltimore Drive - Suite 300
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Phone: 570-821-1994 x244 Fax: 570-821-1990
Kenneth G. Okrepkie
Regional Manager, Ben Franklin Technology Partners
Scranton Enterprise Center
201 Lackawanna Ave., Suite 219, Scranton, PA 18503
Phone: 610-849-9090
Web Site:www.nep.benfranklin.org
David Reppert
InterMetro Industries, V.P. Product Engineering
651. N. Washington St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705
Phone: 570-706-3114  Fax: 570-825-4899
Stephen Uliana PE
Quadrant Plastics, Site Manager  
900 N. South Rd.
Scranton, PA 18504
Phone: 570-558-6005 Fax: 570-558-6069