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Audrey LeGrande
Assistant Director of Alumni
and Student Relations
1072 ECE Building
306 N. Wright Street
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 300-1783


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Alumni Awards

Marcia Peterman ECE Award (2009)

In recognition of devoted and loyal service to the University of Illinois and the Alumni Association

Kurt Hollenbeck

Kurt Hollenbeck

BSEE, 1978
Product Manager
Mustang Technology Group , LP
Allen, TX

Following completion of his bachelor’s degree, Kurt Hol­lenbeck joined Texas Instruments Defense Systems An­tenna Department (later purchased by Raytheon). His 22 year TI/Raytheon pedigree includes successful execution of DoD and commercial antenna/radome, radar cross-section, airborne electronic warfare, missile, airborne, and space-based phased array radar and communication systems. Kurt was a ECE Alumni Board Member for six years and board treasurer for an additional three years.

Kurt spent six years at Perot Systems as a senior program/product manager responsible for establishing unique industry partnerships for the development, pricing, and delivery of new, novel, and profitable global IT ser­vices. Kurt expanded his international commercial market experiences at L-3 Communications, Infrared Products, working as the senior product manager responsible for the P&L of the handheld and military product lines.

Kurt joined Mustang Technology Group, LP as a senior program manager in 2007. He continues his history of successful business execution supporting US troops with rapid deployment of advanced radar systems provided at commercial market prices.