Listed below are winners of all major awards presented at the meeting. Click on the award links to quickly see winners of a specific type of award.

Committee Awards

- Program Committee (PC) -

Program Committee's George Lappin Program Committee Service Award

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Gregory Yeo
ExxonMobil Chemical, Global Technology

Program Committee's Herb Epstein Award for Technical Programming

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Chase Beisel
North Carolina State University

- AIChE -

AIChE Government and Industry Leaders (AGILE) Award

Mark Vergnano

Mark Vergnano was named the first CEO of The Chemours Company prior to its spinoff from DuPont in July 2015. He brought with him three decades of experience in the chemical industry as well as an enviable legacy of thoughtful and results-driven leadership.Read more

Division & Forum Awards

- Fuels & Petrochemicals Division (F&P) -

F&P Distinguished Service Award

Isaac Gamwo

Dr. Isaac K. Gamwo is a research chemical engineer at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (Pittsburgh, PA), where he recently led the Equation of State research group. He is a licensed professional engineer, a fellow of the AIChE, a director of the AIChE’s...Read more

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Richard Isherwood

Rick has worked for UOP LCC a Honeywell Company for over 25 years. In his current role as a Senior Manager in Regional Service, he manages UOP’s technical support for refineries in India. During his career at UOP Rick held various job roles including Chief Technical Advisor, Project...Read more

F&P Division Award

Jennifer Holmgren

Dr. Jennifer Holmgren is the Chief Executive Officer of LanzaTech leading the company’s global management team and setting the strategic direction.Read more

- Management Division (MGMT) -

Management Division Service Award

Award Sponsor(s): Award Sponsor(s): Management Division (MGMT)
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Eldon Larsen

Dr. Eldon R. Larsen is an engineering professor at the Marshall University Graduate College in Huntington, West Virginia. He earned a B.S. in 1977 and an M.S. in 1978 from Brigham Young University. He went on to earn a Ph.D. in 1983 from the University of California, Berkeley.Read more

- Process Development Division (PD) -

Process Development Practice Award

Award Sponsor(s): Award Sponsor(s): Zeton Inc.
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David Kolesar
Dow. Chemical. Co.