Board Of Advisors
Board Of Advisors
Workshops for Warriors’ Advisory Board provides invaluable guidance to the organization on a multitude of issues including machining education, nonprofit governance, fundraising, and other matters which arise. The Board of Advisors is comprised of industry leaders who make themselves available to Workshops for Warriors in support of the organization’s mission to train, certify, and place veterans and wounded warriors into advanced manufacturing careers.
Greg Altman, VP District Manager, US Bank
David Alvarez, San Diego City Councilmember, Eight District
Lyle Anderson, President, C&H Machine
Glenn Antoniszyn, Director of Engineering, Solar Turbines
Ricardo Benito, Senior VP, Bank of America
Max Betenbender, President, Betenbender Manufacturing
Rick Biben, Chief Executive/President, Gibbs & Cox, Inc.
Gabriel Draguicevich, Program Manager, FRC-SW
Don Duford, Board Director of SD Social Venture Partners
Marc Edwards, Philanthropist
Tuck Forsythe, Retired, San Diego Venture Partners
Doug Harris, President, HE&M Saw
Elizabeth Kautzmann, Chairman, FMA Industrial Laser Council
Jerry Kroetch, President, Scotchman Industries
Kathy Looman, Gene Haas Foundation
Jeff Metts, President, Dowding Industries Inc.
Ed Miller, Senior Business Development Manager, Solidworks
Brenda Miyamoto, Vice President, Reliance Steel & Aluminum
Kevin Mooney, VP Operations, General Dynamics NASSCO
Dan Newby, Educational Programs Manager, MasterCam
David Pelling, Tsuha Foundation
John Phillips, Principal, Fish & Richardson
Bob Skodzinsky, Director, Haas Technical Education Center Network
Steve Sprigg, Retired Inventor and Engineer (Qualcomm)
Jack Toan, VP Community Affairs Manager, West Region Community Relations, Wells Fargo
Craig Vogel, VP Sales, Lenox/NWL Rubbermaid
James Wall, Executive Director, National Institute for Metalworking Skills
Mark Waltz, President, ION Quality System
Peter Zierhut, Vice President, Haas Automation, Inc.