Randall L. Schiestl

Alumni Service Award Recipient

College of Science and Engineering, October 20, 2011

Randall L. Schiestl, a dedicated and remarkable volunteer, received a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering in 1977 from the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) and a master of business administration and executive master of business administration from the Carlson School of Management in 1984 at the University of Minnesota. He is the vice president of Boston Scientifics Engineering Services Group, part of a new Global Operations and Technology team. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the CSE, the Advisory Board of the Institute for Engineering Medicine, and on the Medical Devices Center advisory board and on the Center's Fellow's interview committee. He was instrumental in planning the design of Medical Devices conferences, where he also presented. He helped lead a gift from Boston Scientific to the Medical Devices Center as well as serving as the executive lead for Boston Scientifics $900,000 gift to the Lind Hall renovation. In addition, he regularly attends alumni events, conferences, and sporting events at the University of Minnesota and is a lifetime member of the University of Minnesota Alumni Association.

Biographies are as-of time of award presentation.