UCLA Extension

Advisory Board

Past participants, shaping the program curriculum with industry insights

Industry Members

Ravi Agastyarju
VP Software Engineering, ReachLocal, Inc., Los Angeles, California

Elizabeth Breiter
Supply Chain Systems Analyst, SpaceX, Los Angeles, California

George Carion
Chief Technology Officer, Cedars-Sinai Health System, Los Angeles, California

Justin Collard
Senior Director, AT &T, Los Angeles, California

Rizwan Kassim
Co-Founder, CT, Ultra Mobile, Costa Mesa, California

Mary Kuaea
Sr. Director, Telecommunications, Staples Center/Microsoft Theater/L.A. Live, Los Angeles, California

Dan Lajiness
Engineering Manager, Docummun, Inc., Carson, California

Asad M. Madni
President, COO & CTO (Retired), BEI Technologies. Inc, Los Angeles, California

Abigail Boudreaux
Manager, Learning & Development, LRW, Los Angeles, California

Max Cabral  
Manager of Engineering, ZipRecruiter, Inc., Los Angeles, California

Daphne Felicitas 
Sr. Manager, Talent & Organization Development, Blizzard Entertainment, Irvine, California

Cindy Kohlmiller
Systems Engineering Process & Product Manager, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Redondo Beach, California

Christina Kusch
Training Supervisor, Training & Development/Human Resources

Corey Lovejoy
R&D Operations Analyst, Guidance Software, Inc. Pasadena, California

Mary Padilla
Licensing IT Manager, Disney Consumer Products, Glendale, California

Jose Quezada
Management Analyst, City of Los Angeles Water & Power, Los Angeles, California

Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, UCLA members

Moshe F. Rubinstein
Professor and Faculty Advisor

William R. Goodin
Industry Relations Coordinator
Electrical Engineering Department

UCLA Extension Members

Varaz Shahmirian
Department Director,
Engineering and Technology

Joon Lee
Manager
Short Courses and Technical Management Program

Tiffany Hoang
Program Representative
Short Courses and
Technical Management Program