ESD 2022-2023 Board of Directors


ESD President
Kirk T. Steudle, PE, FESD

President, Steudle Executive Group

ESD Treasurer
Alex F. Ivanikiw, AIA, LEED AP, FESD
President and Founder
OAC Advisors, LLC

ESD Vice President
Robert A. Richard
Executive VP Corporate Services, Customer Service & IT
DTE Energy

ESD Secretary
Robert Magee

Executive Director
The Engineering Society of Detroit

ESD Immediate Past President
Daniel E. Nicholson, PE, FESD
VP of Strategic Technology Initiatives
General Motors

Members at Large

Paul C. Ajegba, PE
Senior Vice President
Infrastructure Engineering, Inc.

Carla Bailo
President and CEO
ECOS Consulting, LLC

Katherine M. Banicki, FESD
President and Chairman of the Board
Testing Engineers & Consultants

Jeffrey L. Baxa
Senior Vice President of Automotive
Barton Malow Company

Mike Boss
President and CEO
Dürr Systems, Inc.

Denise Carlson
Vice President, North American Production Innovation Center Division
Executive Lead, Diversity & Inclusion

Louay Chamra, PhD
Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Science
Oakland University

Sean P. Conway
Chief Development Officer

Alec D. Gallimore, PhD
Robert J. Vlasic Dean of Engineering
University of Michigan

Lori Gatmaitan
Vice President
SAE Foundation

Ronald R. Henry, AIA, NCARB
Senior Vice President
Sachse Construction

Marc Hudson
Co-Founder and CEO
Hum Internet

Leo C. Kempel, PhD, FESD
Dean, College of Engineering
Michigan State University

Thomas McCarthy
Vice President and Head of Safety Compliance & Product Analysis

Dan Milot
Senior Vice President Global Braking Engineering
ZF Group

Claude Molinari
President and CEO
Visit Detroit

Scott Penrod
Group Vice President

Trevor Sherts
Design Activation Lead
Ford Motor Company

Jasmine L. Sisson, PE, FESD
Assistant Vice President, Michigan Structures Group Manager, Project Delivery Manager, Midwest PMCM

Terry J. Woychowski, FESD
Caresoft Global