Engineering Alumni Profiles

Are you interested in finding out more about careers in engineering? Click on the names below for career information from Cal Poly graduates.

If you are a Cal Poly College of Engineering alumnus and would like to share your career information on this website, fill out the online form.   For questions contact Tammy Martin, Career Counselor/ Liaison to the College of Engineering.

Aerospace Engineering

  • Alex Chin, Aerospace Engineer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Edwards, California
  • Alicia Robertson, Mechanical Engineer, Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Sunnyvale
  • Blaine Bisquera, Estimating Engineer, HITCO Carbon Composites, Inc
  • Chheang Yang, Systems Engineer, Lockheed Martin, Sunnyvale
  • Dan Salluce, Lead Simulation Engineer, Northrop Grumman Corporation, El Segundo
  • Daniel Iverson, Systems Engineer, The Boeing Company, Seal Beach, CA
  • Justin Maneely, System Engineer, Aerojet
  • Nick Georgiades, Systems Engineer, Boeing
  • Paul Riley, Engineer - Edison Engineering Development Program, General Electric, Cincinnati, OH
  • Teana Fredeen, College of Engineering Outreach Coordinator, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo

Biomedical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Engineering

  • Brian Morris, Systems Software Engineer, Green Hills Software, Santa Barbara
  • Eric Nakaki, Quality Assurance Engineer/Implementation Specialist, Retail Anywhere, Atascadero
  • Marii Thompson, Embedded Software Engineer, Eaton Corporation, Galesburg, MI
  • Matt Braun, IS Associate, Amgen Inc., Thousand Oaks
  • Mike Holland, IS Associate, Amgen Inc., Thousand Oaks
  • William C. Traenkle, Owner/CEO, Tranquil Networks, Inc., San Diego


Computer Science

      Computer Science Alumni Videos

Electrical Engineering

  • Aaron Abts, Associate Engineer, Donald Keef & Associates, Inc., Redding
  • Frances Palomar, Design Assurance Engineer, St. Jude Medical, Sylmar
  • Matthew Ellington, Product and Process Engineer, Altergy Systems
  • Michael Sweetman, Project Application Engineer 2, Schneider Electric, Lake Forest, CA
  • Mike Klein, Engineering Sales Executive, Keyence, Gardena, CA
  • Ryan Star (M.S.), Construction/Engineer Supervisor, Unocal Oil, Indonesia
  • Tuyet Hoang, Applications Engineer, Micrel, Inc., San Jose

Environmental Engineering

  • Bonnie Chin, Staff Specialist II - Environmental Engineer, ENSR Corporation, Orange
  • Carey Carpenter (Spencer), Design Engineer, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK
  • Davina Gonzalez, Assistant Water Resources Engineer, Stantec Consulting, Sacramento
  • Evan Larson, Operations & Engineering Procedure Writer, Pacific Gas & Electric – Diablo Canyon Power Plant
  • Jeff Silliman, Project Engineer I, Cornerstone Environmental Group, Dublin, CA
  • Sandy Scott, Civil Engineer, Black & Veatch, Irvine
  • Wendy Martin P.E., Project Engineer, Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County, Whittier

General Engineering

  • Adrian V. Herrera, Weapon Systems Officer, F-15E, United States Air Force, Royal Air Force Station Lakenheath, UK
  • Ben Cull, Field Intern, St. Jude Medical, Seattle
  • Cassidy Levy, Footwear Developer, Nike, Inc., Beaverton, OR
  • Christopher Martin, Civil Engineering Associate, Pacific Soils Engineering, Inc. Corona
  • Jaclyn Stephen, Analyst, Accenture, Palo Alto
  • Lesley Soekland, Senior Project Engineer, Kirby Construction Company Inc., Santa Rosa
  • Robert Mijares, Environmental Compliance Specialist, Quad Knopf Inc.

Industrial Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering

  • Ben Wofford, Owner/Manager, Rocky Mountain Sportscars Inc., Denver
  • Jordan Gamble, Assembly Line Worker, Itek Energy
  • Gaston Sueldo, Manufacturing Engineer, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Palmdale
  • Pablo Paster, Sustainability Engineer, URS Corporation, Oakland

Materials Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

  • Ben Fine, (M.S.), Design Engineer, TEC Engineering, San Luis Obispo
  • Chris Morey, Mechanical Design Engineer, iRobot West, San Luis Obispo
  • Chris Wilburn, Software Engineer, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, Sunnyvale
  • Corey Marugg, New Product Readiness Engineer, Palm, Inc. Sunnyvale
  • Daniel Brown, Manufacturing Engineer, Woodward HRT, Santa Clarita, CA
  • Erick Rickards, Senior Mechanical Engineer, Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, AZ
  • Gabriel Glynn, Staff Mechanical Design Engineer, Solar Turbines Inc., San Diego
  • Greg Jenkins, Mechanical Engineer, BAE Systems, Santa Clara
  • Heather Hardie-Hill, Engineer 1, CH2M Hill, Electronics and Advanced Technology, Portland, OR
  • Jarred Sheetz, Sand Control Technical Sales Engineer, Halliburton
  • Jessica Boisselle, Project Engineer, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, Sunnyvale
  • John Jason Willingham, Mechanical Engineer, Microprobe Inc., Carlsbad
  • Jon Dietrich, Hardware Design Engineer, St. Jude Medical, Cardiac Rhythm Management Division, Sylmar
  • John Martin, Design Engineer, Chevron Richmond Refinery
  • Jonathan Cerrona, Mechanical Engineer, JDK Controls Inc., Grass Valley
  • Justin Carpenter, Design Engineer, Aerojet
  • Liz Tkacheff, Engineer, Interior Design, Honda R&D Americas, Inc. - Raymond, OH
  • Manda Sio, Analysis Engineer, BAE Systems (formerly United Defense), Santa Clara
  • Marina Josephs, Dynamics Test Engineer, Northrop Grumman Space Technology, Redondo Beach
  • Max Fabbri, Mechanical Design Engineer, Dassault Systemes of America
  • Mauricio Garcia, Design Engineer, Northrop Grumman Corporation, El Segundo
  • Mike Williams, Project Engineer, Schwartz Design Associates Inc., Brentwood
  • Nic Johnson, Commodity Analyst, Pacific Investment Management Company, Newport Beach
  • Paulo Younse, Associate Engineer-Mechanical, NASA Jet Propulsion Lab, Pasadena
  • Phil Calvin, Manufacturing Engineer/Estimator, Applied Aerospace Structures Corporation, Stockton
  • Rachel Osofsky, Logistics Analyst, Abbott Laboratories, Redwood City
  • Sara Burke, Supervising Engineer, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Walnut Creek
  • Tiet Pham, Mechanical Engineer, Meggitt Defense Systems Inc. Irvine

Software Engineering

  • Nathan Keeney, Software Developer, Wicked Good Software, Manchester, NH

       Software Alumni Videos

 MS Engineering

  • Will Conk, Oakley Inc.,  Foothill Ranch, CA.


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