As a spirited Cal alumnus, Kirk Tramble is excited to serve on the BESAC. Kirk brings over 20 years of corporate experience to the club. He earned his B.S. in electrical engineering and computer science from Cal in 1993 and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. In his professional life, Kirk has gained extensive experience working at Chevron, Oracle, Microsoft, Apple and most recently Nitro Inc. where he works at Director, IT.
Dr. Miller Allen
Dr. Allen is a Director of Process Engineering at Applied Materials. He has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley. He also received his Phd in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkley in 2002.
Dr. Nerayo Teclemariam
Nerayo Teclemariam is a Manager at Sandia National Laboratories in Livermore, CA. In this capacity, he leads teams providing technical and strategic analyses on a broad range of national security topics. Dr. Teclemariam holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Washington, Seattle and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley (2007). He is a former President of the Black Graduate Engineering and Science Students (BGESS).
Shantisa Norman is an engineer at Lockheed Martin. She received her Masters in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley in 2008.
Elmer Whitehead is a certified/qualified in Professional Engineer and Certified Energy Manager who holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.
Rori Abernethy is a Middle School Math Teacher and Induction Coach in San Francisco, California. She received her B.A. in Pure Math from UC Berkeley in 2000.