External Advisory Board

The Campbell University School of Engineering External Advisory Board supports the Dean, faculty, staff, students and activities of the School in order to enhance the quality of the academic and outreach programs. Responsibilities of the Board include advising on selected program issues; assisting with accreditation assessment and evaluation activities, as appropriate; and advancing and advocating for the School of Engineering and its programs, faculty, staff and students.

Kevin Bates
Director of Engineering and Product Development
Boon Edam America

Josh Brewer
Associate Process Engineer
Novo Nordisk

Brandon Conover
Chief Executive Officer
Practical Scientific Solutions, Inc.

Stephanie Daugherty
HR/Safety Manager
Meridian Kiosks

D’Anna Dininny Cooper, PE
Mechanical Design Engineer
Jacobs Engineering

Darren Dasburg, PE
Chief Executive Officer
CRISPR Biotechnologies, Inc.

Scott Fisher 
Division Director
Cherry Point, US Army Research Lab

Kevin Fuller 
Advanced Principle Resident Project Engineer/Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Mabel Held


Carl Jones
Electronics Engineer

Dr. Paul Kauffman, PE
Professor Emeritus – Electrical Engineering
East Carolina University

Martin Kegel
Fabrications Operations Manager

Dr. Stephen Lee
Chief Scientist
US Army Research Lab

Jerry Milton
Founder and Owner
Southeastern Interiors and Construction

Dr. Patricia Mitchell, CEcD
MPA Program Director, Assistant Professor of Public Administration
Appalachian State University

Jerry Pedley
Mertek Solutions

Dr. Shean Phelps

Tracy Schoolcraft
Plant Engineering Lead