Dr. Donald G. Colliver, associate professor of biosystems and agricultural engineering, has been installed as president of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) for 2002-2003. His installation took place at the ASHRAE 2002 Annual Meeting held here June 22-26 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
As the Society’s president-elect, Colliver is a member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee, and chairs the President-Elect Advisory Committee and the Regions Council, which monitors Society chapter and regional activities.
He served as treasurer of the Board in 2000-01, as a vice president in 1997-99 and as a director-at-large in 1995-97.
Dr. Colliver was a trustee for the ASHRAE Learning Institute, and has served as chair of several committees and councils, including Finance Committee, the Board Subcommittee on Standards Development, Technology Council, Education Council and the Standards Committee. He has served on numerous other committees, including technical committees and standards project committees. He has held all leadership positions in the Bluegrass Chapter.
He is a Fellow of ASHRAE, a recipient of its Distinguished Service Award and received a Best Poster Award from the ASHRAE Program Committee in 1995 and the Journal Paper Award in 2000. He has written numerous papers, articles and Handbook chapters.
ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is an international organization of 55,000 persons. Its sole objective is to advance through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve the evolving needs of the public.