The Manufacturing Institute is advised by an extraordinary group of leaders from manufacturers, across all sectors. The Board of Advisors helps guide the Institute’s strategy for growing and supporting the manufacturing industry’s skilled workers for the advancement of modern manufacturing.


Laurent Becher
Principal, Strategy and Operations
Deloitte Consulting

Mandy Burnette
Director, Corporate Giving

Lisa Caldwell
Managing Principal, Industrial Products

Stephanie Fisher
General Manager HR for the Americas

Janette Hostettler
Vice President of Production
Toyota Manufacturing

John Karren
Partner, Consulting Solutions, Workforce Transformation – HR, Talent, Change
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Ryan Kish
President and Treasurer
Arconic Foundation

Stephanie Regan
Corporate Citizenship Manager

Betsey Strobl
VP, Talent and Organization Capability
Trane Technologies

Juli Thelen
Community Outreach
Behlen Mfg. Co.