Wally Brithinee, Ph. D, is president of Brithinee Electric, a firm that provides motor repair, replacement, remanufacturing, and rewinding service in the Southwest U.S.; and manufactures motor control panels utilizing microprocessor-based drives and programmable devices. Brithinee graduated summa cum laude with a degree in mathematics from the University of California, Riverside, and later completed a M.A. and Ph.D. also in mathematics. Graduate work and original research was performed under a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) fellowship.
Kash Gokli is a professor of manufacturing and engineering management, and the Director of Engineering Clinic in the Harvey Mudd College Department of Engineering. Gokli has worked in the private sector holding positions of General Manager, VP of Manufacturing and VP of Product Development in multinational corporations. He has an MS degree in Industrial Engineering from The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Six Sigma Black Belt.
Lisa Anderson is the founder and president of LMA Consulting Group, a relationship-centric consulting firm that elevates the business practices and outcomes of client manufacturers, distributors, and supply chain organizations. Lisa received her MBA with an emphasis in Finance from California State University Fullerton and her BSBA with an emphasis in Operations Management from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.