Our Advisory Board

To keep up with industry trends, we’ve assembled a group of various industry experts and practitioners to help guide us by providing insights on industry-specific trends, provide recommendations, and help expand the SE community for all professionals in this role.

Luis Armando Vasquez
Luis Armando Vasquez

Luis Armando lives in Mexicali, Mexico and has more than 5 years of experience in industrial technical sales specializing in material handling solutions, and more than 15 years of experience in sales in general. Luis is the NAASE Ambassador to Mexico. During his professional career he has coached and developed sales engineers in Mexico. He is currently studying a PhD program where he does research focused on soft skills needed in sales engineers on the US-Mexico border. He has recently specialized in technical sales copywriting and marketing strategy B2B.

Jerome Sanders

Jerome has more than 20 years of experience in the engineering field and currently works as Infrastructure Sales Manager in the New England area. He specializes in infrastructure, utility, & civil products and projects.

<strong>Meg Stewart</strong>
Meg Stewart

Meg is an award winning Sales Engineer with 10 years of SaaS experience.  Her career includes roles in leadership, coaching, and customer success. Meg is based in Texas and brings a passion for Sales Engineer enablement providing support and motivation essential for maintaining momentum and achieving goals.

<strong>Diana Diaco Cervantes</strong>
Diana Diaco Cervantes

Diana has nearly 15 years of experience working in the Chicago technology space. Her experience spans roles in product management, over 5 years in sales engineering and most recently, customer success in the manufacturing CPQ space.

<strong>Mary Carter</strong>
Mary Carter

Mary Carter is an experienced sales engineering leader, someone who helps the sales team close deals by demystifying the technical side of things. She currently combines technical expertise with sales savvy as the Global Solutions Engineering Manager at GoCardless, a global leader in bank payments that serves over 80,000 businesses worldwide. Mary has led software implementations for Fortune 500 companies, startups, and large organizations to improve their internal processes and increase productivity. When she’s not working with clients she enjoys traveling, spending time with family, and writing.

<strong>Adam Joyce</strong>
Adam Joyce

Adam is based out of the Denver, Colorado region, specializing in software and
professional services sales of data analytics, business intelligence and cloud application
He began his career as a Sales Engineer and has since moved into
management positions, leading a team of technical sellers and solution consultants.

Robert Bernasconi

Robert has over 10 years in the engineering and design fields, with the past 5 as a Sales Engineer in the Greater Boston area. He specializes in project management and developing strategies for space.

<strong>Pat Tripathi</strong>
Pat Tripathi

Pat has been part of management teams and executive decision-making for more than a decade. He has been working in Engineering Leadership roles facilitating product development and technical/ industrial sales for some of the major clients and brands in domains like chemicals, pharmaceuticals, mining, metals, heavy industrial and manufacturing throughout continental America.
He has led efforts to establish and expand numerous multi-million-dollar new industrial site establishments and site expansions on gulf coast, mountain areas and east coast. He has also been responsible for developing new products, services, new market penetrations and product launches for a combined value of $500 million+ for multiple clients and employers in past two decades in North America (USA and Canada).