History of The ASEE North Midwest Section


Engineering Institutional Membership

Engineering Institutional Membership is offered to institutions that have at least one engineering program accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) or the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB).

Technology Institutional Membership

Technology Institutional Membership is offered to institutions that have at least one engineering technology program accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).

Affiliate Institutional Membership

Affiliate Institutional Membership is offered to institutions with engineering or engineering technology programs that are not accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and to institutions that offer accredited or non-accredited Associates degree programs in engineering technology. This includes community colleges and technology schools that wish to become more involved in engineering and engineering technology education.

PositionTerm of OfficeName and EmailInstitution
Section ChairJuly 1, 2021-June 30, 2023

Dr. Dr. Gül E. Okudan Kremer

Wilkinson Professor and Senior Director

Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems


Iowa State University
Section Chair Elect N/A 
Past Section ChairJuly 1, 2021-June 30, 2023

Dr. Michael R. Kessler P.E.

Dean, College of Engineering


North Dakota State University
Section Secretary/TreasurerJuly 1, 2021-June 30, 2023

Prof. Byron G. Garry

Associate Professor


South Dakota State University
Section Campus RepresentativeJuly 1, 2021-June 30, 2023

Dr. Nancy B. Barr

Professor of Practice – Engineering Communications


Michigan Technological University
Awards ChairJuly 1, 2021-June 30, 2023

Dr. Jay Wierer

Associate Professor


Milwaukee School of Engineering
WebmasterJuly 1, 2021-June 30, 2023

Dr. Arunkumar Pennathur

Associate Professor of Instruction


University of Iowa
EditorJuly 1, 2021-June 30, 2023

Dr. Jeremy Straub


North Dakota State University

Campus Representatives

Iowa State University

Okudan Kremer, Gül E.
Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
2150 Beardshear Hall
Ames, IA 50011 2151
(515) 294 6326

Lakehead University

Singh, Birbal
955 Oliver Road
Thunder Bay, Ontatrio, Canada P7B 5E1
(807) 343 8628

Marquette University

Schneider, Susan C
Office of the Dean of Engineering
1515 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53233
(414) 288 7178

Michigan Technological University

Dr. Leonard Bohmann
Associate Dean, College of Engineering
Michigan Tech University
1400 Townsend Drive

Milwaukee School of Engineering

Gassert, John D.
Biomedical Engineering
1025 N. Milwaukee Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202 3109
(414) 277 7167

Minnesota State University-Mankato

Sungwon S. Kim, Ph.D.
Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering
228 Trafton Science Center East
Mankato, MN 56001
(507) 389-2062

University of North Dakota

Salehfar, Hossein
Electrical Engineering
Upson II, Room 160
243 Centennial Drive Stop 7165
Grand Forks, ND 58202-7165
(701) 777-4331

North Dakota State University

Asa, Eric
Construction Management and Engineering
AR/LA Building, Room 118H
Fargo, ND 58105
(701) 231-7246

South Dakota State University

Garry, Byron
Engineering Technology & Management
212 Solberg Hall
South Dakota State University
Brookings, SD 57007
(605) 688-6229

Saint Cloud State University

DeGroote, David K.
College of Science and Engineering
720 4th Avenue South MS 145
St. Cloud, MN 56301 4498
(320) 308 2192

University of Iowa

Bhatti, M. Asghar
Civil and Environmental Engineering
4116 Seamans Center
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335 5656

University of Minnesota-Duluth

Carroll, Christopher R
Electrical and Computer Engineering
271 MWAH
Duluth, MN 55812 3009
(218) 726 7530

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Sktrykowski, Paul
Mechanical Engineering
106 Lind Hall
207 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
(612) 624 5091

University of Saint Thomas

Abraham, John P.
Mechanical Engineering
4232 29th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55406 3127
(612) 722 6717

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Demont, Helene
College of Engineering
215 N. Randall Ave. rm. 129
Madison, WI 53706
(888) 661 9551

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


Munson, Ethan
Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
3200 North Cramer Street
Milwaukee, WI 53211 (414) 229 4438

University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Masoom, Abulkhair M.
General Engineering
154 Ottensman Hall
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818(608) 348 7715

University of Wisconsin-Stout

Liu, Cheng
Engineering and Technology
324 Fryklund Hall
Menomonie, WI 54751
(715) 232-5251

University of Manitoba

To be filled.

Winona State University

Dennehy, Keith T.
Engineering Dept.
Stark Hall
Winona, MN 55987
(507) 457 5276