Where Are Our Students Now?

Paul LeFebvre (1985) runs a thin film consulting business in Brookings, OR. He worked as an engineer at JDSU in Santa Rosa for more than thirty years and then as an engineering manager at Deposition Sciences, Inc. for two. He holds nine patents in the field of thin film technology.

Orion Leland (2008) is an electrical engineer at RETECH Systems LLC in Ukiah. He formerly worked at Twin Creeks Technologies in San Jose. He earned a master’s degree in electrical and electronic engineering at California State University, Sacramento in 2014.

Mark Lenhart (1994) was formerly a quality control technician with ARM Systems in Cotati.

Valerie J. Leppert (1987) is an associate professor in the School of Engineering of the University of California, Merced. She earned her Ph.D. in materials science and engineering at Northwestern University in 1994.

Jacob Lewis (2014) Jacob earned his PhD in Materials Science and Engineering in 2020 at the University of California, Riverside in the lab of distinguished professor Alexander A. Balandin. His graduate research concerned thermal transport of low-dimensional materials composites. He currently works at Intel Corporation in Plasma-enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition of dielectric thin films.

Jacob Lewis (2014) is a graduate student in materials science and engineering at the University of California, Riverside. He previously worked at Keysight Technologies in Santa Rosa.

Linda Lindsley (2002) was formerly a graduate student and research assistant in science and engineering of materials at Arizona State University.

Joseph V. Lingad (2002) is a videographer and editor with the Dow Jones Media Group. He received certification in film production from the Center for Digital Imaging Arts at Boston University in 2008.

Robert Linstadt (1993) teaches mathematics and science at Foresthill High School/in Foresthill.

Mark Loguillo (2003) is a high pressure team lead for sample environment within the Neutron Sciences Directorate at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He was formerly a systems engineer with United Space Alliance working with hazardous gas detection systems in and around the space shuttle at the Kennedy Space Center. He earned an M.S. in industrial engineering from the University of Tennessee Knoxville in 2015.