Strategic Marketing Director, Customer Support Business Group
Lam Research Corporation
Michelle M. Bourke received a B.Sc. degree in Optoelectronics and Laser Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K., in 1993. Subsequently she joined the Defence Evaluation and Research Agency (DERA), where she worked on advanced processing methods for GaAs/AlGaAs optoelectronic devices. Joining Trikon Technologies (now SPTS) in 1997 as an etch engineer she developed technologies for <0.25μm processes for advanced silicon technologies and a variety of different compound semiconductor processes.
In 1999 she moved into Product Marketing and after 2 years transferred to Ottawa as North American Product Marketing and Sales Support Manager. Joining STS plc in 2003 as a Product Marketing Engineer she was promoted to Product Marketing Manager in 2004 and then to Business Development Manager in 2006. In 2010 Michelle joined Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology as a Senior Product Manager and was later promoted to the position of Business Group Director with a focus on New Product Introductions and technology solutions for the Production Customer base. Most recently Michelle joined Lam Research Corporation as the Strategic Marketing Director in the Customer Support Business Group.