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Member Advancements, October 2023

Membership Advancements, October 2023

The following members were approved for advancement to Full Member grade during September 2023:  

Name, ASHRAE Chapter 

Guttiba Abdalatif Humida, ASHRAE Falcon


Timothy R. Driscoll, Boston

Muhammad Zubair, Central Pakistan

Zhenning Li, East Tennessee


YU PAN CHAN, Hong Kong

Matthew Alexander Lea, Louisville

Mitch A. Smith, Manitoba

Lin Wang, Ph.D., Montreal

Miranda Dineen, Nebraska

Paul Idzik, Niagara Frontier

Alejo Paras Manaloto, Philippines

Anthony Moncada De Padua, Philippines

Arnoldo Baldo Cabuay, Philippines

Benedicto S. Buenaventura, Philippines

Danilo De Guzman Duya, Philippines

Francis Roberto Sia Guevara, Philippines

Genaro Sia Peciller, Philippines

Genesis Salamat Dela Vega, Philippines

Jean Leilani Grace N. Clemente, Philippines

King Fletcher Payumo Colico, Philippines

Lauro Gozon Bautista, Philippines

Leslie Patayon Conti, Philippines

Mario Aldrin Magdaleno Salubayba, Philippines

Nestor Angeles Ferrer, Philippines


Ramon Alberto Purification Pastor, Philippines

Rhyan Maveric Balano Soriano, Philippines

Ricky Endrina Pahang, Philippines

Robert Alfred Tizon Arellano, Philippines

Rodette Aguila Astoriano, Philippines

Fritzie Bandioque Mendenilla, Philippines

Loraine Ann Esguerra Barbacina, Philippines

Mehmet Zahid Poyraz, Turkish

The requirements are that a Full 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 Full 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:  

Log into by selecting ‘Join or Login’ in the upper right corner. Enter your email and password and select ‘Sign In’.  

Select ‘My Account’ in the upper right corner of the homepage.  

Select the ‘Biographical Information’ tab along the top tab options. Add all educational degrees, work history, and relevant professional licenses.  

Confirm that your contact information is current by selecting ‘Contact Info’.