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Rose‑Hulman Board of Trustees

Rose‑Hulman is governed by a dedicated and experienced Board of Trustees.


Niles L. Noblitt, Chairman
Retired, Chairman
Biomet, Inc.
Summerland Key, FL

Carl Cook, Vice Chairman
Cook Group, Inc.
Bloomington, IN

Thomas T. Dinkel, Treasurer
Sycamore Engineering, Inc.
Terre Haute, IN

Gregory L. Gibson, Secretary
ReTec Corporation
Terre Haute, IN


Agnes Berzsenyi
President and CEO
GE Healthcare Imaging – Women’s Health
Wauwatosa, WI

Robert Bright
Retired, Vice President, Electrical Specialties
3M Austin Center
Austin, TX

Bruce E. Cahill
Centaur Corporation
Laguna Beach, CA

Tonya L. Combs
Vice President – Deputy General Patent Counsel
Eli Lilly and Company
Indianapolis, IN

James A. Coles, Sr.
Densborn Blachly, LLP
Indianapolis, IN

Robert A. Coons
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Terre Haute, IN

Janet L. Cooper
Independent Board Member
The Toro Company, Lennox International, and Resonant Inc.
Avon, CO

William R. Fenoglio
Retired, CEO
Augat Corporation
Indianapolis, IN

Anton Hulman George
Vision Investments
Indianapolis, IN

David L. Hannum
C.H. Garmong & Son, Inc.
Terre Haute, IN

Jeff A. Harrison
President and CEO
Citizens Energy Group
Indianapolis, IN

Donald M. Ings
Retired, Vice President
Poway, CA

Ashvin P. Lad (Young Alumni Representative)
Co-Founder and Vice President of Marketing and Public Affairs
Breakwater Chicago, LLC
Chicago, IL
Chris A. Mack
Co-Founder and CTO
Fractilia LLC
Austin, TX

Warren L. Mickens
Retired, Vice President
Century-Link - Wholesale Operations
Highlands Ranch, CO

Michael A. Mussallem
Chairman and CEO
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA

Jeffrey Myers (Alumni Representative)
Manager, Smart Grid Development
Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities, LLC
Louisville, KY

Jeff Papa (Alumni Representative)
Chief of Staff/General Counsel for the Indiana State Senate
Zionsville, IN

Jack Ragle
Ragle & Company, Inc.
Terre Haute, IN

Charles Sigman (Alumni Representative)
Senior Budget Analyst
Office of the President/Office of Administration/Office of the Chief Financial Officer
McLean, VA

Jimmie J. Trueblood
Retired, Vice President
Cummins-High Horsepower Engineering
Columbus, IN

D. James Umpleby III
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Caterpillar Inc.
Deerfield, IL
Dr. Maria J. Vaz
Lawrence Technological University
Southfield, MI

Linda E. White
CEO Emerita
Deaconess Health System
Newburgh, IN

Michael Andrew Williams
Executive Vice President
Energy Recovery Products
Chandler, AZ

Clyde F. Willian
Retired, Attorney
Northbrook, IL


Donald J. Almquist
Retired, President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Delco Electronics Corporation
Cumming, GA

James R. Baumgardt
Retired, President
Guidant Foundation
Zionsville, IN

Jeffrey G. Belskus
Indy Eleven
Indianapolis, IN

Patrick H. Cahill
Retired, Vice President of Business Development
The Heritage Group
Terre Haute, IN

Howard P. Freers
Retired, Chief Engineer of Test Operations
Ford Motor Company
Bloomfield Hills, MI

Michael L. Hatfield
President and CEO
Petaluma, CA

Willard R. Holland, Jr.
Retired, Chairman and CEO
First Energy Corporation
Savannah, GA

Greggory A. Lowe
Retired, President & CEO
Freescale Semiconductor
Austin, TX

Jeffrey S. McCreary
Retired, Senior Vice President
Texas Instruments
Sante Fe, NM

Alane Meis
Past Chair
Indiana Arts Commission
Terre Haute, IN

W. Darin Moody
Senior Vice President, Global API and Dry Product Manufacturing & Continuous Improvement
Eli Lilly & Company
Indianapolis, IN

William M. Olah
Retired, Attorney-at-Law
Terre Haute, IN

Eston L. Perry
Oakley Corporation
Terre Haute, IN

Robert L. Royer
Retired, Chairman Emeritus
Louisville Gas and Electric Co.
Vero Beach, FL

John N. Royse
Retired, COB
Old National Bancorp
Terre Haute, IN

Donald W. Scott
Retired, Chairman and CEO
ONB Insurance Group
Terre Haute, IN

Carter Smith
Retired, Vice President
Mead Corporation
Venice, FL

Michael D. Thomas
Automotive Insight
Birmingham, MI

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