The Advisory Council for the School of Science, Engineering and Technology is comprised of leaders from the health professions, industrial and business community, research organizations, public service and governmental organizations, and the academy. Members of the Council work closely with the Dean to advise and assist with planning and establishing community relationships and partnerships to advance academic excellence and secure internships and employment opportunities for our students. Advisory Council members also support the financial growth and development of the School of Science, Engineering and Technology.
Chair of the Advisory Council
Vice President (Retired)
Applied Power Division, Southwest Research Institute
Advisory Council Executive Committee Members
Erika Gonzalez, M.D. (B.S. ’98)
South Texas Allergy & Asthma Medical Professionals
Angela Van Dyke, MBA, MHA (B.A. ’13)
Strategic Finance Manager
Ronald Orr (B.A. ’70, M.A. ’72)
Joe Sánchez, Jr. (B.A. ’85, M.S. ’95)
Joseph Diaz, M.D. (B.A. ’79)
Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Associates of South Texas
Advisory Council Members
Giovanni Fazio, Ph.D. (B.S., B.A. ’54)
Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian
Christopher Flores, Ph.D. (B.S, B.A. ’10)
Senior Data Scientist
USAA Federal Savings Bank, BBIA
Chief Executive Officer
Guido Companies Inc.
Richard V. Klar, P.G. (B.S. ’92)
Vice President, Geosciences Practice Leader
Raba Kistner, Inc.
Syed Mehdi A.A.E.
Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer
San Antonio International Airport
President & CEO
Port San Antonio
John P. (Pete) Pfeiffer, III (B.S. ’75)
Senior Research Analyst
State Level Cooperation
KLD Associates, Inc.
Senior Vice President, Chief Security Officer
South Central Regional Director of TMAC
Southwest Research Institute
National Diversity Council
Desiree M. Villarreal, MS, REP (B.S. ’89)
Program Manager, Restoration Division
Air Force Civil Engineering Center
Christopher M. West (B.S. ’05, J.D. ’10)
Santoyo Wehmeyer P.C.