Meet AIChE’s 2021 Election Candidates

In April, AIChE’s Nominating Committee announced the slate of candidates for president-elect, secretary, and directors for the Institute’s 2021 election. Statements from the candidates are linked to below.

The president-elect will be elected to a three-year term, serving one year each as president-elect, president, and past president. The secretary and the directors are elected for three-year terms.

Important dates

Voting by paper and electronic proxy ballot will begin on September 7 and end on October 12. The election results will be announced on November 8, during the Annual Business Meeting.

2021 Election Slate for the 2022 Board

President Elect

  • Billy B. Bardin, Dow

  • John Cirucci, Arizona State Univ.


  • Mary Kathryn (Kathy) Lee, ExxonMobil
  • Dan Lambert, Savannah River National Lab


  • Amos A. Avidan, Bechtel (retired)
  • James R. (Jim) Beilstein, Owens Corning
  • Paulette Clancy, Johns Hopkins Univ.
  • Emmanuel Dada, Prairie View A&M Univ.
  • David J. Dixon, South Dakota School of Mines & Tech
  • Ian Glasgow, International Alliance Group
  • Anne O’Neal, Chevron
  • Daryl Roberts, DuPont

Learn more about the 2021 candidates and read their statements.