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The Team

Meet the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station's leadership team



M. Katherine Banks

  • Director
  • Vice Chancellor of Engineering and National Laboratories, The Texas A&M University System
  • Dean of Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • Incoming Texas A&M University President (effective June 1, 2021)
Assistant Name: Hope Mireles
Assistant Email: hopemireles@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-845-1306
M. Katherine Banks

Dimitris Lagoudas

  • Deputy Director
  • Senior Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering
  • Associate Vice Chancellor for Engineering, Texas A&M Engineering
Assistant Name: Sherilyn Fields
Assistant Email: sfields@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-845-6946
Dimitris Lagoudas

N.K. Anand

  • Associate Agency Director
  • Executive Associate Dean, College of Engineering
Assistant Name: Ana Rivera
Assistant Email: anarivera@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-845-6170
N.K. Anand

Narasimha Reddy

  • Associate Agency Director for Strategic Initiatives and Centers, Advanced Scientific Computing Center
  • Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering
Assistant Name: Jen Swartz
Assistant Email: jswartz@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-458-0322
Narasimha Reddy

Marilyn Martell

  • Senior Assistant Vice Chancellor, Marketing and Communications
Assistant Name: Ana Rivera
Assistant Email: anarivera@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-845-6170
Marilyn Martell

Cindy Lawley

  • Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic and Outreach Programs
  • Assistant Agency Director for Workforce Development and Regional Divisions
  • Assistant Dean for Engineering Academies
Assistant Name: KrisAnn Everett
Assistant Email: keverett@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-845-1291
Cindy Lawley

Norman Roy Garza Jr.

  • Assistant Vice Chancellor for Government Relations
Assistant Name: Lise McNally
Assistant Email: lmcnally@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-458-0265
Norman Roy Garza Jr.

John Crawford

  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Assistant Vice Chancellor for Business Management, College of Engineering
Assistant Name: Sarah Curylo
Assistant Email: scurylo@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-845-1321
John Crawford

Eyad Masad

  • Executive Director for Global Initiatives
Assistant Name: Kholoud Nawahdah
Assistant Email: Kholoud.nawahdah@qatar.tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 974-4423-0557
Eyad Masad

Saurabh Biswas

  • Executive Director for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship
Saurabh Biswas

Ed Pierson

  • Assistant Vice Chancellor of Industry Partnerships
  • Director of IT, Chief Information Officer College of Engineering
Ed Pierson

Kiley Wren

  • Executive Director, Office of Strategic Business Development
Assistant Name: Kristal Comley
Assistant Email: kcomley@tamu.edu
Kiley Wren

L. Diane Hurtado

  • Associate Vice Chancellor for National Laboratories Management
Assistant Name: Lisa Groce
Assistant Email: llgroce@tamu.edu
Assistant Phone: 979-458-6685
L. Diane Hurtado