We are pleased to announce the recent appointment of President & CEO, Kevin E. Burke to the Kansas State University College of Engineering Advisory Council.
Appointed by KSU’s Dean of Engineering, Darren Dawson, with advice from current council members and from the college executive committee, Kevin takes great pride in being a part of the leadership and development promoting the connection of K-State faculty, students, alumni, and industry. He will serve a three-year term beginning in the Fall of 2017.
A graduate of Kansas State University, with a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and a minor in business management, Kevin also lends his industry knowledge through his membership on the Board of Directors for the Nevada Contractors Association (NCA) and PIRCH, Inc. (past Board Member and current Strategic Advisor). Previously the Governor-appointed Chairman from 2009 – 2012, Kevin continues to serve on the Nevada State Contractor’s Board. He is also a member of several professional organizations, including NAIOP, the Young President’s Organization (YPO-GOLD), and the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA).
About the Kansas State University College of Engineering Advisory Council – The Engineering College Advisory Council is a group of industrial, business, legislative, and professional leaders who are committed to the vitality of the College of Engineering at Kansas State University. The council helps the College of Engineering to strengthen its learning, research, and outreach programs, improve its facilities, expand its base of support, and serve its alumni. Council members actively participate in the continual assessment of the college’s progress and the development of college/industry partnerships. For more information, please visit www.engg.ksu.edu/alumni-partners/advisory-council/.