SDEIS Advisory Board 

The dedicated volunteers who serve on the Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship and Information Systems Advisory Board provide guidance on topics like internships, employment for students, and promotion of the department.

Chris Ash
SAP Technical Senior Manager, Capgemini North America

William Assaf
Principal Consultant, Sparkhound

Jason Bargas
Director, Technology Alliances & Partnerships, Workiva Inc. 

Denis Bechac
Business Development Director, Smartmatic

Claude Bethea
President, Transformyx

Robert Bond
Senior Vice President, Product Engineering, Encompass Digital Media, Inc.

Carolyn Borne
Senior Instructor, SDEIS, LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business

Jason Bourg
Vice President of Information Technology & CIO, APTIM

Claire Bourgeois
Senior Campus Recruiting Specialist, Deloitte

Gregory Buller
Senior Manager, Advisory Services, EY

Andres Calderon
Disaster Recovery Program Manager, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

Dennis Carlin
COO, All-Star Automotive

Michael Carney
IT Technical Coordinator, Chevron

Ye-Sho Chen
Professor, SDEIS, LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business

Rachel Collins
SVP and General Manager, Energy, Aurea Software

Kevin Comfort
Manager, Security Intelligence, Entergy

Jason Coursey
Senior Director, Business Systems, APTIM

Ande Couvillon
IT Service and Support Manager, Laitram

Cathy Craven Miller
Regional Recruiting Leader, Deloitte

Kathleen Cwieka
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

Michael Dessauer
Data Scientist, The Dow Chemical Company

David Fahr
Director of Technology & General Manager of Information Systems, Community Coffee Company

Justin Farr
Director of Information Services, LSU Foundation

Rickey Ferand
IT Asset Management, Albemarle Corporation

Kristopher Francisco
Founder/CEO, Evolute

Rusty Frioux
Practice Owner, BI & Analytics, Sparkhound

Ana Garcia Bond
Senior Managing Partner, Advanced Security Consultant Inc.

Dustin Glover
Chief Information Security Officer, State of Louisiana

Christopher Goodell
Data Scientist, Moxie USA

Daniel Gutierrez
Managing Director, Consumer Industrial Products & Services, PwC

Curtis Hampton
Data Scientist, Leidos

Sabrina Heltz
COO, Ochsner Health Network

Cory Hutchinson
Director, CARTS, LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business

William Landry
VP Technology Innovation & CTO, FMOLHS

Brent Lapeze
Senior Manager, Business Advisory Services, Grant Thorton LLP

Scott Madison
CIO, H&E Equipment Services

Holly Marrs
Director, PwC

Sean McCall
Managing Vice President, Pariveda Solutions

Ashleigh McCord
Technology Architect Manager, ExxonMobil

James Menendez
Deputy Cybersecurity Practice Lead, CGI Federal

Scott F. Miller
Enterprise Applications Strategy and Sales Leader, IBM

Sean Moore
Global Head - SAP Analytics/North America Go to Market Leader, Capgemini

John Morello
CTO, Twistlock

Scott Oliver
Geological and Geophysical Consulting Data Analyst, Chevron

Gabriele Piccoli
Professor, SDEIS, LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business

Aditya Ponnam
Senior Manager, Advisory Services, EY

James Rance
Director of Consulting,CGI

Leslie Richard
Senior Consultant, Nexeo Solutions, LLC

Jim Richard
Director Enterprise Applications, Albermarle

Angela Sanchez
IT Director, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

Andrew Schwarz
Associate Professor, SDEIS, LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business

Britta Simms
Associate Partner, IBM

Raghu Singh
Senior IT Manager, International Paper

Jenny Smith
Corporate Director of eHealth, Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System

Catherine Theriot
Director, MRE Consulting

Patrick Thompson
CIO, Albermarle

Stephen Toups
President, Turner Industries

Keith Toussant Jr.
Consultant, Financial Services, Deloitte

Jeremy Turner
CIO, Epic Piping

Edward F. Watson III
Professor & Department Chair, SDEIS 

Stacy Wilkins
Senior Manager, Deloitte

Jody Wirth
Project Manager, Shell

Jay Witcher
Consultant, Pariveda Solutions

Brandon Woods
Systems and Communications Manager, Baton Rouge General Medical Center

 

 

 

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Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship & Information Systems
2200 Business Education Complex
501 South Quad Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
225-578-2515 
sdeis@lsu.edu