College of Engineering Computer Science

Advisory Boards

The Department of Computer Science receives helpful guidance from its advisory boards that provide different perspectives on the department as well as the field of computer science.

Industrial Advisory Board

The Industrial Advisory Board serves as a link between the department and local, state and national businesses, as well as federal agencies and other universities. The IAB advises the department on business trends, provides feedback on the preparedness of its graduates for fulfilling current business needs and helps keep the curriculum current.

External members

NamePositionCompany/OrganizationLocation
Kevin BrownSr. Enterprise Account Executive Adobe Digital Media EducationAdobeMcLean, VA
Jason ButlerSenior VPCoStar GroupRichmond, VA
Allen CalderwoodSoftware EngineerGoogleSunnyvale, CA
Rebecca DoviPresidentCodeVARichmond, VA
Chris GraySenior Product ManagerRevenue iQRichmond, VA
Dan HanChief Security OfficerVCURichmond, VA
Cindy HoppingDirector, Customer TechnologyUPS FreightRichmond, VA
David JacksonSr. Software Engineer, Applications EngineeringTesla Fremont, CA
Jacob KamieniakSecurity AnalystGeneral ElectricGlen Allen, VA
Robert  (Rob) R. KeetonFirst Sergeant, Bureau of Criminal Investigation Computer Evidence Recovery UnitVirginia State PoliceRichmond, VA
Keisha LeonardFBLA Capital Region DirectorHermitage Technical CenterHenrico, VA
Romain LheritierRegional DirectorIPPONRichmond, VA
Robert LockwoodManaging Director of EngineeringCleverDevicesRichmond, VA
Ellen MalickComputer Science InstructorAtlee High SchoolMechanicsville, VA
Margaret MayerVP Software Engineering, Conversation & Messaging PlatformsCapital OneRichmond, VA
Lynn McDanielProgram DirectorCenter for Innovative TechnologyHerndon , VA
Sam Nixon, Jr.Chief Administrative OfficerVirginia State Corporation CommissionRichmond, VA
Andy PembertonSenior DirectorOutSystemsRichmond, VA
Kishau RogersPresidentWebsmith GroupRichmond, VA
Leonard J. SantaluciaCTOVicom Infinity, Inc.New York, NY
Vinnie SchoenfelderPrincipalCapTechRichmond, VA
Janusz SlawekSr. Software Dev EngineerAmazonHerndon, VA
Ken SpeddenExecutive Vice President, Founder, ChairmanD.A.T.A, Innovative Solutions ConsortiumVienna, VA
Christopher TignorPrincipal & CISOImpact MakersRichmond, VA
Ian TyndallDirector of Information Services, Sales & Marketing SupportAltriaRichmond, VA
Anthony X. UlianoFounder & CTOAMC TechnologyMidlothian, VA
Todd Waldo   

Internal members

Shawn BrixeyProfessorVCU School of ArtsRichmond, VA
Gregory A. BuckProfessorVCU School of MedicineRichmond, VA
Krzysztof "Krys" CiosProfessor and ChairComputer Science Dept., VCU401 West Main Street, Richmond, VA

Student Advisory Board

Computer Science student advisory board members. [View Image]

The Student Advisory Board represents all students — graduate and undergraduate, part-time and full-time. The group provides student input and feedback to the Department of Computer Science chair and faculty, promoting communication between all levels of the department. We encourage you to contact board members with your concerns and suggestions, including comments on curriculum and scheduling, the quality of the courses, academic policies, ways of attracting high school students to the department, etc.

Members

John Naylor, President

Chelsea Greco, Vice President

Miree Antar

Nicholas Copi

Paolo Delgado

Curtis Fowler

Jackson Hambridge

Sabrina Kundu

Mohammad Malik

Kathrine Martinez

Andriy Mulyar

Vinit Patel

William Proffitt

Rohan Ray

Ali Tayeh

Timmy Tran

Bharat Venkat

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