Christina Barstow

Christina Barstow (CivEngr’10, MS'10, PhD’16)

Recent Alumni Award Christina Barstow is the chief operating officer for Bridges to Prosperity, a non-governmental organization providing access to remote communities through the construction of pedestrian footbridges. In this capacity, Barstow is working across programs in East Africa and Latin America, most prominently, overseeing the installation of a planned...

Roger McNamara

Roger McNamara (MAeroEngr’86, PhD’95)

Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award Category: Industry & Commerce Roger McNamara’s notable contributions to the aerospace industry and community over his 40-year career include early research into and characterization of the hazards of orbital debris to space vehicles and operations, and potential mitigation strategies; improvements in space vehicle design and development,...

Mark Strobel

Mark Strobel (MChemEngr’79)

Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award Category: Industry & Commerce​ Mark Strobel joined 3M Co. in St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1979 after receiving his MS in chemical engineering at CU Boulder and his BS in chemistry from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul. He has spent his entire career in...

Dena Lund

Dena Lund (ChemEngr'89)

Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award Category: Industry & Commerce Dena Lund is the executive vice president and chief operating officer of Sterling Energy Investments LLC. Throughout her time at Sterling, Lund has taken the lead on several projects that helped turn the company around. In 2016, she successfully led a facility...

David Gupta

David Gupta (ArchEngr'85)

Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award Category: Industry & Commerce David A. Gupta founded SDI in 1996 and today continues to lead the firm as chief executive officer. The company is headquartered in Chicago with offices in Sacramento and Los Angeles and has served some of the largest and most complex utilities,...