The Discovery Center for Science and Technology has added Dr. Charles Volk and Christine Schieferle. Members serve three-year terms. In this issue of The DC News we highlight Dr. Volk.
Dr. Volk currently serves as Director, Advanced Product & Technologies Strategy for Northrop Grumman's Navigation and Maritime Systems Division. He is responsible for identifying emerging and disruptive technologies; development roadmaps for new product introductions; coordinating product and performance requirements with customers; and coordinating investment strategies within Northrup Grumman.
Dr. Volk currently serves on the Transportation and Related Equipment Technical Advisory Committee (TRANSTAC) for the Department of Commerce; the San Fernando Valley Engineers' Council board; and advisory boards for the college of engineering at California State Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo and California State University in Northridge.
"Dr. Volk is a great addition to the board, sharing our passion for preparing a home grown STEAM educated work force for tomorrow." - Mary Jane Seebach, The Discovery
In addition to Dr. Volk, The Discovery Center's board includes the following members (executive committee members indicated by title):
Jane M. Seebach - Chairman (Bank of America)
John Bradley - CFO (Attorney, Bus.Consultant)
Terri Parks- Secretary & GoGirls Initiative (Amgen, Retired)
Ken Bauer - VP HR and Planetarium Initiative
Jennifer Boone - VP Education (Conejo
Valley Unified School District)
Karen Lindsey - VP Volunteers (Conejo Recreation & Park District, Retired)
Charles Volk - VP Fund Development (Northrop Grumman Corporation)
Christine Schieferle - VP Community Outreach (Santa Paula Unified School District)
Nathen Fox (Managing Director at Sovance, LLC)
Cathy Fudurich - (Communique Sales)
Carrie Glicksteen - (Educator)
tanley C. Mantooth - (Ventura County Superintendent of Schools)
icki Murphy - (CAO & Director of Alumni Services, CasaPacifica)