About The College

Advisory Board

The University of South Florida College of Engineering Advisory Board is an organization that has been established for the following purposes:

  • Providing an independent review of the USF College of Engineering with special emphasis on effectiveness and program quality
  • Counseling and advising on matters relating to planning, organizing and administering programs, and facilitating a continuing liaison between the College and the various constituents it serves
  • Counseling, advising and demonstrating leadership in raising funds for the College from private, foundation and corporate sources which will assist the College in achieving both its mission and vision
  • Advising and assisting the College's effort to communicate and inform the State of Florida Legislature of the College's mission and vision with the goal of securing and maintaining sufficient resources to fulfill both our mission and vision


Chair Julius D. Davis, '93, '14 MBA President & CEO, VoltAir Consulting Engineers

Jack Amor, '87

Janice Ash, '87, '98 MCE  SE Manager, Ayres Associates

Dennis N. Blankenship, '87  Senior Director, Cisco Systems

Alan Brannan  Chief Engineer, CAE USA

Freddie "Chick" Garcia Chairman of the Board, Quantum Technology Services

Lakecia Gunter, '95 VP of PSG Ecosystem Development and Operations, Intel Corporation

Tim Jones  President & CEO, Cybrix Group

Dave Scott '83, '86 MSCE  

Seng Sun '93  CEO, Sunview Software