The Advisory Committee (AC) consists of representatives from industry, academia, government and research organizations, including JHU alumni, that bring specific experiences, knowledge, skills, or resources that can aid the department in fulfilling its mission.

Advisory Committee Charter


Alton B. (Buddy) Cleveland, Jr.

Sr. Vice President & General Manager, Bentley Systems, Inc.

George Deodatis, PhD

Santiago and Robertina Calatrava Family Professor of Civil Engineering, Columbia University

Carl Liggio, Jr., PhD

Managing Partner, Pharos Enterprise Intelligence, LLC

Matthew McCarty

Senior Project Manager, Marine Division, McLaren Engineering Group

Sue E. McCoy, PE

Principal Philip, Habib & Associates

Edmund P. Meade, PE

Principal & Director of Preservation, Robert Silman Associates, P.C. Structural Engineers

Craig Schwitter

Senior Partner, Chair of the Global Board, Buro Happold

Niklas Vigener

Senior Principal, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc.