Western South Carolina Local Section
Welcome our newest additions to the team (pictured above): Constantine & Tasso Ghionis and Austin Crooks.
Come join us as we plan for an exciting fall of in-person meetings with an array of new speakers and topics. This chapter of AIChE is comprised of local working and retired chemical engineers. We are a professional community of representatives that seeks to provide members with technical resources, networking opportunites and tools to manage their careers and lives.
Election for 2021-2022 election was accomplished through electonic votes collected during the month of April and completed at the in-person meeting held on May 13, 2021 at the Wandering Bard Meadery. For 2021-2022 year, the secretary position will be led by Tasso and Constantine Ghionis and the treasurer position by Austin Crooks. Conny Marlene Walker will move into the acting chair positon and Jacob Lindler will take on the vice-chair role. Don Gurney will stay on as historian. These officers will be assisted by retiring chair Anil Wagle, retiring treasurer Rick Vogel, retiring vice-chair Bonnie McCourtie, and Karl McCaleb. Also joining the executive committee is long-time member Bill Thompson.
Our committee will be meeting over the summer and we welcome any other members to join us at our planning meetings this summer. There is an in-person executive team meeting planned for Thursday, June 10, 2021. Please contact any member of the committee if you have ideas and/or wish to be included in the planning meetings. Links to the chair and secretry addresses are provided below.