Brian Shupe is director of development for the College of Engineering. He joined the College of Engineering in 2009 and currently represents the college on a national board of engineering development professionals called the Engineering Development Forum (EDF) where he serves as the Membership Chair. Brian’s career also includes successful stints at the Vol Network, a division of IMG Sports and a contracted partner of the University of Tennessee Athletics Department, where he successfully managed and developed partnerships between the University of Tennessee Athletics Department and the business community. In his current position, he is involved with fundraising activities that enhance the profile of the college by cultivating relationships with UT alumni, corporate partners, and the greater engineering community. Brian has a B.A. from the University of Tennessee. He has also served as a board member for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Knoxville, Big Brothers, Big Sisters of East Tennessee, the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital Committee for the Future, and in a volunteer capacity for the Knoxville Chapter of the American Cancer Society.