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College of Engineering and Mines
Executive Board Member
Founder and Chairman of the Board of Harris Group Inc., Seattle, WA
Founded in 1975 The Harris Group provides multi-discipline engineering through twelve domestic and International offices in the U.S. and a sister company, AO Harris Group International, in St. Petersburg, Russia. In the early 90's, Bob Harris' vision for renewable fuels became a reality, enabling Harris Group to help customers develop and commercialize next generation biofuels and conversion technologies. Although now retired, Harris remains active with the firm. He is a founding member of the UND CEM Alumni Academy. Born in Canada, Harris was educated at UND, where he played hockey and earned a degree in geological engineering.