FACA Committee Purpose & Justification The information in this plan was imported from the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) database and transformed into StratML Part 1, Strategic Plan, format. Fiscal Year:2011 Committee Type: Non Scientific Program Advisory Board Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board DOC 1984ab06-daab-4277-b3b9-b20d976dc3db [2013]: http://www.nist.gov/mep/advisory-board.cfm Department of Commerce [12]: http://www.doc.gov Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Mr. James Bean President - Preco Electronics Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Dennis Dotson President - The Dotson Company, Inc. Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Ms. Eileen P. Guarino President/Managing Director, Greno Industries, Inc. Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Ms Cheryl Hill President, Hill Manufacturing Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Dr. Ned Hill Vice President for Economic Dev., Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH 44115 Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Dr. James Jacobs President, Macomb Community College, Warren, MI 48088 Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Frederick Keller Chairman & CEO Cascade Engineering, Grand Rapids, MI 49512 Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Kenneth G. Priest II President - Kenway Corporation Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Mark Rice President, Maritime Applied Physics Corp., Baltimore, MD 21226 Committee Member Representative Performer Ms. Vickie Wessel President, Spirit Electronics, Inc. Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Edward Wolbert President & CEO, Transco Products Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Not Available ec3ba37b-3130-4e2d-96a7-caaf1173d145 The NIST MEP Advisory Board provides guidance and advice on the MEP program from the perspective of industrial extension customers and offers input and guidance on the direction of the MEP program with a focus on innovation, growth services, technology deployment and expanded partnerships. 693f7d05-7016-421f-94c7-92d696ac891d Recommandations Not Available c9784526-0025-4e3b-93b9-a68da5d93daa Make, Accept, Implement ce2cdab2-39ec-4e7b-870d-955ccdadc4a0 282dd466-5087-4058-9f27-bf1442f6ae26 Recommendations Made Number Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board Department of Commerce Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 Recommendations focused largely on areas for MEP to strengthen and expand strategic objectives, and the need to consider expanding manufacturers understanding of international markets and foreign programs and how they support their manufacturing industries. 14 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 9eaad74b-ec27-4352-9108-5f7b136b5d6b Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board Department of Commerce For a variety of its own reasons not applicable to the Committee, the agency may implement all/most of the recommendations, but few times recommendations are not implemented. n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 57 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 bb723fe9-78d2-41ef-8835-c5965742b33a Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board Department of Commerce There are sometimes a few proposals which were not funded in their entirety, those few being scaled back from their original level of requested funding (allowable under the program). n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 25 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2013-07-09 http://explore.data.gov/resource/datasets/c5i3-bb9j Gannon (J.) Dick gannon_dick@yahoo.com Submit error.