Prior Executives-in-Residence

Spring 2019

Timothy Bock Timothy Bock, Owner/President of CDI Electronics

BS Civil Engineering, MS Finance (Purdue University)

Bock is a Purdue Alumnus (’79) with international experience selling engineered products to Industrial Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM). He has managed multiple businesses on three continents and served on joint venture boards in Japan and China. Bock’s experience in business development, new product development, manufacturing systems, and business systems and finance led him to becoming Owner and President of CDI Electronics, a prominent company that focuses on the design and manufacturing of ignition components for the Marine Aftermarket.

TOPIC AREAS: Civil Engineering, Finance, Business Development, New Product Development, Manufacturing Systems


 

Kent Riddle Kent & Susan Riddle, Chief Executive Officer of Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation

BS (Purdue University)

Kent is a Purdue alumnus (’80) with a background managing one of the largest not-for-profit, nationally accredited, rehabilitation hospitals in the country, Mary Free Bed. Additionally, his experience working with Elon Musk and developing the headquarters for Paypal has sharpened his skills as a strategic planner, a change agent, and a visionary.

Susan is a Purdue alumna (’80) with a background in audiology and occupational therapy. Apart from her primary occupations, she has experience teaching high-ropes courses and raising alpacas.

 

TOPIC AREAS: Healthcare, Community Service, Entrepreneurship, International Business, Engineering, Real Estate, Construction Management, Automobile Restoration, Grand Prix


 

Teresa Roche Teresa Roche, Chief Human Resources Officer at City of Fort Collins

BA Education & Community, MS Counseling & Personnel Services, PhD Educational Technology

Roche is a 3-time Purdue alumnus (’78, ’81, & ’00) with a background in leading change management and cultural transitions in private and public sector environments. Her additional experience working with Agilent Technologies and starting her own consulting firm (Teresa Roche Consulting LLC) has motivated her to seek best practices for how individuals and organizations develop the capability to interpret an evolving and complex environment in order to make effective action.

TOPIC AREAS: Human Resources, Education, Private & Public Sector HR, Hiring & Recruitment


 

Kimberly Riddle Kimberly Riddle, Global Director of Fabric Care Engineering at Procter & Gamble

Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc) Chemical Engineering

Riddle is a Purdue Alumnus (’86) with experience directing the world’s largest consumer goods company, Procter & Gamble. Fabric Care Business includes Billion Dollar Brands like Tide, Gain, and Downy. Combined with her professional organization involvement as CEO/President of non-profit Southwest Ohio Water Company and as Director on TechSolve Technology non-profit Board, in addition to her involvement, Riddle is driven to prepare the next generation of engineers to be leaders in the industry.

TOPIC AREAS: Fabric Care Engineering, Consumer Goods, Manufacturing, Process Engineering, Business Process Improvement, Capital Investment, Women’s Empowerment




Fall 2018

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Marc Swanson

Marc Swanson

Chief Financial Officer of SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc.

Dave Omholt

Dave Omholt

CEO and Founder of The Entrepreneur Authority

Steve Furry

Steve Furry

CEO and Founder of Catalyst Healthcare Advisors

Amy Furry

Amy Furry

Co-Founder and Senior Advisor of Catalyst Healthcare Advisors

Drew Mattison

Drew Mattison

Partner and VP Business Development at Marmalade



Spring 2018

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Beth Bostwick

Beth Bostwick

Advisor of Women Startup Lab and Co-Founder/CEO of SafeTeller & ReadyTouch


Fall 2017

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Bill Naumann

Bill Naumann

Former President/CEO of Hatteras Yachts

Chuck Dietzen

Chuck Dietzen

Medical Director of Pediatric Rehabilitation

Dave Clifton

Dave Clifton

Brand Architect


Spring 2017

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Lorna Utley

Lorna Utley

President and CEO, Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit

Emily Liggett

Emily Liggett

CEO, Novatorque

Gary Hobbs

Gary Hobbs

President and CEO of BWI Real Estate


Fall 2016

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Orlando Ashford

Orlando Ashford

Vice President of Corporate Human Resources and Culture for Coca-Cola Company

Jack Calhoun

Jack Calhoun

Former Global President of Banana Republic

Paul Fregia

Paul Fregia

President & Owner of Grandma Maud’s, Inc. 


Spring 2016

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Patrick Mosher

Patrick Mosher

Chief Scientist of Sales & Marketing Talent Solutions, Accenture

Bridget Epp

Bridget Epp

Vice President of Sales, Fine Wine & Education, Wente Family Estates


Fall 2015

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Art Norins

Art Norrins

Founder and CEO, Nor1 

Dave Bevirt

Dave Bevirt

Senior Vice President of Leasing, Brookfield


Spring 2015

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Patrick Mosher

Patrick Mosher

Chief Scientist of Sales & Marketing Talent Solutions, Accenture


Fall 2014

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Rusty Rueff

Rusty Rueff

Presidential Appointee to the Advisory Committee for the Arts at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts