Advisory Council

The program's Advisory Council provides counsel to the faculty in matters relating to the curriculum, career placement for students and graduates and fund raising, in order to advance the level of excellence and the reputation of the program.


Pete Bromelkamp

Pete Bromelkamp, Senior Vice President, TPI Hospitality


Brenda Knapp-Polzin, Director of Research and Development, Cargill Kitchen Solutions


Mark Petchenik, Corporate Executive Chef, Land O'Lakes

Julie Simonson

Julie Simonson, PhD, Vice President of Technology Development, Schwan's Company


Kris Taylor, Vice President, Community and Public Relations, EcoLab


Gary Whitney, Vice President, Global Hotel Learning, InterContinental Hotels Group

Last Modified: 8/18/17 4:01 PM