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The Electrical and Computer Engineering Academy is an important alumni organization made of distinguished ECE alumni and strategic friends. The Mission of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Academy (ECEA) is to guarantee continued excellence in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department’s teaching, research, and development programs.



The ECE Academy is governed by its by-laws. The latest by-law revision was 2014. To view the current by-laws, click here.


Minutes and Other Files

The ECE Academy 2014 meeting minutes can be found here. [PDF]

The Industrial Advisory Group (IAG) 2014 meeting minutes can be found here. [PDF]

To view Dr. Ranade’s slideshow from the 2014 meeting, click here. [PDF]


The 2013-2014 ECE Academy Officers are listed below:

2013-2014 Academy Board of Directors
Name Position Term End
Manny Mora Chair 2017
Brian Kopp Vice Chair 2018
David Wiegandt Secretary 2017
Scott Miller Treasurer / Finance Committee Representative 2018
Christopher Long
Member 2017
Stephen Horan Past Chair 2016


2013-2014 ECE Membership Committee
Name Position
Joseph Nevarez Co-Chairman
Don Merrill Co-Chairman
John Scruggs Member
Vincent Boudreau Member
Steve Omick Member
Bob Witter Member
2013-2014 IAG Members from ECEA
Name Term End
Andrus Garay 2015
William Garcia 2016
Leroy Gomez 2014
Patricia Nava 2017
Rick Shumard 2018
Gerry Stolarczyk 2018











If you would like to join the ECE Academy, please view this letter for qualifications and requirements: Qualifications and Requirements. The 2014 new member nomination format document can be found here: 2014 New Member Nomination Format The ECE Academy members are listed in the table below:

Charter members inducted in 1991 are indicated by the “‡” next to their names. Deceased members are indicated by the “†” next to their name.

Vincent Boudreau

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Biographical Info

NMSU Degrees: 1954 BSEE
Year Inducted: 1999




Mr. Boudreau worked for Bell Telephone Laboratories from 1954-1960 as a Radar Engineer and Senior Engineer. He then began a long career spanning the years from 1960 to 1982 in several different positions. He worked as a Missile Engineering from 1960-1963 in the Army Missile Test and Evaluation Directorate. From 1963-1972, he was the Chief of the Aerospace and Defense Systems Branch in the Range Programs Division of the National Range Operations. From 1972-1974 he was a Chief Engineer and Special Assistant to the Commanding General. From 1974-1982 he was the Chief of the High Energy Laser Division. In 1982, Mr. Boudreau entered the private sector, working as the Assistant Vice President of Citizens Bank in Las Cruces from 1983-1986. He also was a consultant for several high technology companies working at White Sands Missile Range. From June, 1987 to present, he has been the Area Manager for Nichols Research Corporation and Program Manager for EO/ECM Vulnerability Assessment Laboratory at White Sands Missile Range.

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