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Membership Advancements, September 2021

Membership Advancements, September 2021

From Insights, September 2021

The following members were approved for advancement to Member grade during August 2021:

Manjhunath M. Ayyampudur, Utah

Elise Marie Backstrom, Central Arizona

Yun Kim Cheong, Malaysia

Ned Greene, Oregon

Lincoln Harmer, Utah

John Robert Hix, Birmingham

Jingxia “Jessie” Hu, Hong Kong

Mohammed Imran, ASHRAE Falcon

Hariprasad Istalingam, Chennai

Ryan Kemble, Philadelphia

Christopher Krieps, Illinois

Wade Myers, Baltimore

Vanessa O’Connor, San Jose

Daniel Paulk, Birmingham

Mark Penchoff, Pikes Peak

Hamed Juma Qashash, Jordan

Nicholas A. Roberts, Utah

Zachary Vaughn, Dallas

Wen Tzeng Woo, Malaysia

The requirements are that a Member have the equivalent of twelve (12) Society-approved years of experience composed of an approved combination of: (1) completed education beyond high school; (2) work experience; and (3) professional engineering or related registration or license issued by a legally authorized body.

To advance from Associate to Member, you must update your ASHRAE bio online, and notify you have an updated bio and wish to be considered for grade advancement.

Tips for updating bios:

  1. Log into by selecting ‘Join or Login’ in the upper right corner. Enter your email and password and select ‘Sign In’.
  2. Select ‘My Account’ in the upper right corner of the homepage.
  3. Select the ‘Biographical Information’ tab along the top tab options. Add all educational degrees, work history, and relevant professional licenses.
  4. Confirm that your contact information is current by selecting ‘Contact Info’.