The Society elevated 16 members to the grade of Fellow ASHRAE: Gail Brager, Ph.D., is a professor at the University of California, Berkeley in Berkeley, CA. Clark Bullard, Ph.D. , is a professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Urbana, IL. Richard Cawley, P.E. , Life Member, is director of technology development, unitary products group, for The Trane Co. in Tyler, TX. Lawrence Markel is vice president of Sentech Inc. in Knoxville, TN. Blair McCarry, P.Eng. , is senior vice president of Keen Engineering Co. Ltd. in North Vancouver, BC. David McCoy, P.E. , is president of Burns, Delatte and McCoy Inc. in Houston, TX. C.S. Ow, Ph.D., P.Eng. , is a professor in the mechanical engineering faculty at Mara University of Technology in Selangor, Malaysia. Gaylon Richardson is vice president of Engineered Air Balance Co. Inc. in Houston, TX. Mike Scofield, P.E. , is president of Conservation Mechanical Systems in Sebastopol, CA. Boggarm Setty, P.E. , is president of Setty & Associates Ltd. in Fairfax, VA. S.A. Sherif, Ph.D. , is a professor of mechanical engineering and associate director of the Industrial Assessment Center at the University of Florida, Department of Mechanical Engineering, in Gainesville, FL. Ronald Strong, P.Eng. , is president of R.H. Strong and Associates Inc. in Delta, BC, Canada. Samuel Toub, P.E. , is president of S. Toub and Associates in Dallas, TX. David Wang is a professor and chairman of the Department of Institute of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, National Taipei University of Technology in Taipei, Taiwan. William Webb, P.E. , is CEO of Performance Technology Consulting Ltd. in Lake Bluff, IL. Yew Wah Wong, P.Eng. , is an associate professor in the School of Mechanical and Production Engineering at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.
The ASHRAE Technology Awards recognize outstanding achievements by members who have successfully applied innovative building designs, which incorporate ASHRAE standards for effective energy management and indoor air quality. The Technology Award first-place winners are: Warren Lloyd, P.E., for the new medical campus at Great River Medical Center in West Burlington, IA, in the health care facilities, new, category. Lloyd is principal at KJWW Engineering Consultants in Rock Island, IL. W.S. "Lanny" Joyce, for the lake source cooling project at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, in the alternative and/or renewable energy use category. He is manager of utility engineering, planning and energy management, Cornell University Department of Utilities and Energy Management.