Board of Trustees

The board of trustees is the elected constituent for the membership and the profession. Voting members include the president, president-elect, past president and elected senior vice presidents. Non-voting members include the treasurer, board secretary and executive director. Other non-voting members may be added by approval of the board of trustees as needed.

President
Bopaya Bidanda
Bopaya Bidanda Ernest Roth Professor & Chair  
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Senior VP - Academics
Janis Terpenny
Janis Terpenny
Professor  
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, Tennessee

President-Elect
Amanda Mewborn
Amanda Mewborn
VP Facilities & Support Services
Atrium Health Navicent
Macon, Georgia

Senior VP - International

Gul Kremer
Gul Kremer Professor & Chair  
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa

Past President
David Poirier
David_Poirier
Chief Executive Officer
The Poirier Group Ltd.
Etobicoke, Ontario
Canada

Senior VP - Continuing Education
Young-Jun Son
Young-Jun Son Department Head     
University of Arizona                      
Tucson, Arizona

Senior VP - Publications
Ron Askin
Ron Askin Professor  
Arizona State University
Tempe, Arizona

VP of Student Development
Faisal Aqlan
(non-voting member)
Faisal Aqlan Faculty Member  
Penn State Behrend
Erie, Pennsylvania

Senior VP - Industry
Carl Kirpes
Carl_Kirpes Crude Oil Strategy & Analysis  
Marathon Petroleum Company

Chief Executive Officer
Don H. Greene
(non-voting member)
Don H. Greene Chief Executive Officer  
IISE
Norcross, Georgia

Senior VP - North American Operations
Jennifer Cross
Jennifer Cross Associate Professor  
Texas Tech University                      
Lubbock, Texas                      

Secretary
Joseph Wilck
(non-voting member)
Joe Wilck Clinical Associate Professor  
College of William & Mary
Williamsburg, Virginia

Senior VP - Technical Operations
Rohan Shirwaiker
Rohan Shirwaiker Associate Professor  
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina

Industry Advisory Board Representative
Katie Coperich
Katie Coperich FedEx Ground                        
Moon Township, Pennsylvania                  

   

 

 

 

 



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