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Current Mentors

UWF is very thankful for our dedicated industry professionals who give their time and energy to help UWF students prepare to successfully enter STEM career fields. Those noted with a graduation cap are UWF alumni.


NameAlumniTitleCompany
Ms. Fatina Abu Okab   Business Consultant/Owner Endeavor
Mr. Gary Baker
 
Principal System Architect Lockheed Martin
Mr. Emilio Bustillo   Operational Risk Analyst III - Real Estate Navy Federal Credit Union
Mrs. Emily Cone   Account Manager - Recruiter Lead TEKsystems
Mr. Joshua Cook
 
Clinical Research Coordinator Andrews Research & Education Foundation
Mr. Robert Cruz
 
SVP, Engineering New Century Health
Mrs. Haley Dearborn
 
Testing Technician USA Health Children's and Women's Hosptial
Mr. Prakash Dhimal
 
Computer Scientist US Naval Research Laboratory
Mr. Scott Doss
 
Lead Engineer USAF
Mr. Louis Erickson   COO Bit-Wizards
Mr. Mason Evans
 
Specialist Leader Deloitte & Touche, LLP
Dr. Kaitlin Fair
 
Engineer U.S. Air Force
Ms. Sara Floyd   Process Safety Engineer Georgia Pacific (Brewton, AL)
Mr. Robby Fussell
 
Principal Architect - Trusted Advisor AT&T Cybersecurity
Dr. Jodie Gray   Scientist/Engineer  
Dr. Joe Guanci   Lab Manager/Bench Chemist - Analytical Chemistry (Retired)  Eastman Chemical Company
Mr. Doug Heatwole   Environmental Consultant (Retired) Ecology and Environment, Inc.
Dr. Sharon Heise   Chief Research Officer Florida Institute for Human Machine Cognition (IHMC) 
Dr. Carmia Hines   Independent Consultant Mary Kay
Mr. Patrick Houghton
 
VP of Technology ActiGraph
Mrs. Emily Hunt
 
Senior DevOps Engineer  
Ms. Madeline Iffert   Production Quality Engineer GE Renewable Energy
Mr. Tad Ihns
 
President/CTO Avalex Technologies
Ms. Jordan Jones   Electrical Engineer Crane A&E
Mr. Chips Kirschenfeld
 
Senior Scientist, Department Director Escambia County Natural Resources Dept
Mr. Douglas Leal
 
Director, Data & Analytics CGI
Dr. Steven Linnville
 
Research Psychologist ICON/GPHS
Dr. Christopher Main
 
Environmental Scientist Delaware Dept of Natural Resources & Environmental Control
Mr. Andy Majewski   Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Avalex Technologies (Mercury Systems)
Mr. James Martin   CAD Engineer II Mercury Systems
Mr. Momar Mattokcs   Executive Plant Manager GE Renewable Energy
Mrs. Charlene Mauro
 
Director/Adjunct Professor Navarre Beach Marine Science Station
Mr. Shawn McGee
 
VP Production (Retired) Dyets, Inc.
Mrs. Peggy Milz   Flight Solutions Quality Manager BAE Systems
Mr. Brian Mitchell   Pipeline Coordinator Air Force Research Laboratory
Mr. Michael Moore
 
Senior Consultant CGI
Mr. James Morris
 
Program Manager GBSI
Ms. Brittany Neilson   Experimental Psychologist/Engineering Psychologist US Navy
Ms. Ann Novakowski   Business Systems Analyst Navy Federal Credit Union
Ms. Brittany Orschel
 
Craft Beer Specialist International Wines & Craft Beer
Dr. Karl Pfeiffer
 
Asst. VP, Advanced Science & Technology Division Atmospheric and Environmental Research
Mr. David Phillips   Prototype/Product Engineering Manager Mercury Systems
Mr. William Randall, III
 
Electrical/Systems Engineer Torch Technologies, Inc. 
Dr. Diana Ratcliff
 
System Engineer  
Mrs. Case Richards
 
Manager, Business Intelligence & Data Science Navy Federal Credit Union
Mrs. Jennifer Richardson
 
Physician Assistant/Practice Owner Gary Gotthelf & Associates
Ms. Jacie-Rae Rivard
 
Medical Assistant Precision Family Medicine
Mr. Thomas Skinner
 
Manager, Cyber Systems Engineering  
Mr. Shane Smith
 
R&D Engineer IERUS Technologies
Mr. Matthew Stephens
 
Senior Director of DevOps Paramount
Mr. Michael Viron
 
Director of IT & Software Engineering KontactIntelligence / VetCV / VeritasHealthcare
Mr. Tuan Vu
 
Cyber Operations U.S. Air Force
Mr. Brandon Walton   Member Service Representative Navy Federal Credit Union
Ms. Missy Ward   Business Advisor (Retired) Air Force Research Laboratory
Ms. Jennifer Wasilenko
 
Digital Engineering Subject Matter Expert U.S. Air Force Civilian Service