Nancy Beasley

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 SIU CES Leadership Beasley

Site Project Manager 
Southern Illinois University 
M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2010

Tel: (618) 453-7116


Background:  Nancy's engineering and organizational background, stemming from both academia and industry, bring a strong technical expertise to her role as project manager for the Center for Embedded Systems' SIUC site. She also oversees the department's computing resources; assisting students and faculty on computer hardware and software tools; and developing database applications for budget tracking and project monitoring. Prior to joining SIUC in 2006, Nancy was an electrical engineer at General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, managing both software development life cycle projects and assisting in development of microcontroller boards. Her early love of technical problem solving developed in roles as an embedded systems programmer for a leading board manufacturer and as an electronics technician for the United States Navy.

Job Description: Nancy manages IT and finanical duties at the SIU site, including ordering hardware/software components for different projects, tracking project blanaces and invoicing industry members, serving as liaison to SIU accountants, and organizing the annual IAB meeting hosted by SIU.