Dr. Noel serves as a Constituent Advocate for The Center for Understanding Change (C4UC), a research
think tank focused on the application of system dynamic modeling and simulation in the area of risk mitigation for
global enterprises and critical infrastructure. He is also a Senior Analyst with CAX marketing research consulting
firm Cyon Research of Bethesda, Maryland, an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Computer Science, Engineering &
Physics at the University of Michigan – Flint, as well as a member of the Board of Advisors for software firm GrafiCalc
of San Jose, California.
Dr. Noel holds both a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, from Oakland University, and an MBA from the
University Of Detroit - Mercy. In addition, he has completed the Executive Global Management Program at INSEAD
University in Fontainebleau, France. Dr. Noel is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Michigan
and also a Certified Energy Manager (CEM).