Renen Bassik ’07 (MEM), CoEAA Treasurer, is an Application Engineer at Mako Surgical Corp. He leads the development and execution of new surgical applications for robot assisted joint replacement surgery. Renen has been a member of CoEAA for three years, a CoEAA board member for two and a half years and is part of the CoEAA Events Committee. He is a member of CoEAA because he wants to bridge the gap between students and graduates, giving students the same opportunities he was provided.
Sean Christopher ’99 (ECE) is based out of Chicago, IL, where he is a Director of Construction, North America for Gap Inc. He manages a team that oversees remodeling and new store construction throughout the Gap fleet. Sean has been a CoEAA member since 2008, and a CoEAA board member since 2010. He created and served as the chair of the CoEAA Media and Communications Committee in 2011, previously served as the Board Treasurer, and currently serves as the Chair of the Board’s Outreach Committee. Sean is a member of the CoEAA to help increase the involvement with fellow alums and also enjoys staying in touch with friends in the College of Engineering.
George C. Cressman
George C. Cressman, Jr, PE, MS, ’90 & ’92, is a new CoEAA Board Member and is serving as VP of Membership. He is an engineering manager at Bohler Engineering providing land development services. He is also a Colonel in the Army Reserves with over 30 years of service who has been deployed three times, two to the Middle East. He is also the Engineer of Record for several of the development projects on campus.
Jennifer (Salukas) Kowalonek
Jennifer (Salukas) Kowalonek ’98 is a Registered Professional Engineer, Green Globes Professional, Guiding Principles Compliance Professional and a LEED AP in Building Design + Construction. She is currently a Project Manager with Alfred Benesch & Company in Pottsville. Her interest in becoming a Board member on the Drexel University College of Engineering Alumni Association stems from her continued Drexel pride and wanting to stay connected. Being an engineer who is also a mother and wife, she thinks she can add a unique perspective to the Board, and hopes for the opportunity to share her ideas.
Dennis C. Link
Dennis C. Link ’69, ’70 (MBA) is President of Karden Construction Services, Inc. He has been a CoEAA member and board member for 18 years and is part of the CoEAA Nominations Committee. Dennis is a member of CoEAA to promote and contribute personally to Drexel and the College of Engineering.
Anthony LoCicero ’06 (CAEE) is a Structural Engineer at The Burns Group. Anthony has been a CoEAA board member for six years, and is currently serving as the President. He is a member of CoEAA because he enjoys attending the events, which allow him to stay connected with Drexel, and connecting with fellow engineers of all ages and disciplines. He also serves as an adjunct faculty member at the University, in the Department of Architecture + Interiors.
Elaine Luczka ’07 (CAEE) is a structural engineer at URS in Fort Washington. Elaine has been a CoEAA member for two years, a CoEAA board member for one year and is currently serving as the Vice President. She is a member of CoEAA because she wants to see alumni become an active part of the Drexel community.
Joe Maenner ’85 (MEM), CoEAA Secretary, is an Intellectual Property Attorney for Design IP. He provides services to secure and defend intellectual property rights. Joe has been a CoEAA member for five years, a board member for four years and is part of the CoEAA General Alumni Committee. He initially joined CoEAA to potentially expand his client base, but remains a member because of the fun and educational events that CoEAA sponsors and the camaraderie among the members.
Curtis Oberholtzer ’99 (MEM) is an Account Manager at DuPont. He is responsible for the sales/marketing support for DuPont Industrial Coatings. Curt has been a CoEAA member for four years, a CoEAA board member for three years and is the current VP of Membership. He is a member of CoEAA because he wants to stay in touch with the Drexel community and network with fellow Drexel alumni.
Jason Spang ’00 (MEM), is an attorney with Pepper Hamilton LLP in Philadelphia, PA, where he focuses his practice on the construction industry. Jason joined the CoEAA board in 2014 to help further the efforts of the CoEAA and to give back to the Drexel community.
Tuyen Vu, ’98 (EE), is a Communications System Engineer for Parsons. He has extensive experience in contract designs, specifications, submittal reviews, construction support, testing and operations support for various multi-disciplinary Engineering projects. He also has experience in project planning, scope development and cost estimates. Tuyen has been a member of CoEAA for 16 years, a CoEAA board member for 12 years and is currently supporting the CoEAA Events committee. He is a member of CoEAA because he wants to give back to the Drexel community and contribute to its success by supporting students and the University and networking with fellow Alumni.
Michael Witkowski ’99 (MEM), ’08 (CAEE), CoEAA Board of Governor, is an Associate at McHugh Engineering Associates, Inc. He is Vice President and Director of Mechanical Engineering. Mike has been a CoEAA member since 2002, a CoEAA board since 2006 and is past president of the organization. He is a member of CoEAA because he wants to help undergraduate students and Drexel to reach their fullest potential. He wants to see more alumni take an active role in CoEAA and expand the membership.