Reason for Candidacy
I wish to continue to serve the organization, and the Color and Appearance Division, that has helped me advance my career over the last 50 years.I have been a long-term Member of The Society of Plastics Engineers, serving in Governance of the International Society and as Chairman of the Color and Appearance Division twice. Member of Detroit Color Council, SAE Committee on Color, and ISCC. I was one of the founders of the Smoky Mountain Section of SPE, have served multiple terms as councilor and served on the International Committee as secretary and North American vice-chairman.
I have served as a CAD RETEC Committee Member for every RETEC since 1992 in various capacities. I was twice Conference Chair and additionally have served in Sponsorship, Program, Housing, and TableTop Exhibits since inception. I am strongly committed to our main educational goal of continuing Color and Appearance Technology education.