Artificial intelligence (AI) policy: ASHRAE prohibits the entry of content from any ASHRAE publication or related ASHRAE intellectual property (IP) into any AI tool, including but not limited to ChatGPT. Additionally, creating derivative works of ASHRAE IP using AI is also prohibited without express written permission from ASHRAE.

logoShaping Tomorrow's Built Environment Today

Membership Advancements, May 2019

Membership Advancements, May 2019

The following members were approved for advancement to Member grade during April 2019.

Name, Chapter

Brad V. Acker, Idaho

Brittany Kathleen Austin, Idaho

Adam S. Brown, Idaho

Tim Ross, Idaho

Ryan Pinckard, Oregon

Michael Roche, New York

Christopher Dyke, Idaho

John J. Rhee, National Capital

Rupesh Ramchandra Umtol, ASHRAE Mumbai

Mohammad Ali Alhemide, ASHRAE Falcon

Dr. Tamara Bajc, Danube

Erik Elmtoft, Golden Gate

Mike Taylor, P.E., Triangle

David Payne, Austin

Caitlin Kincaid Bohnert, La Crosse Area

Srinivas Kodea, ASHRAE Bangalore

Caryn Rader, Madison

Xiaoqin Sun, Kansas City

Dr. Liang Chung James Lo, Philadelphia

Charles S. Kline, Central Pennsylvania

Steven Klekas, Utah

Jaime Jajay E. Cruz, Philippines

John A. Marchiafava, P.E., Philadelphia

The requirements are that a Member have the equivalent of 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’.