The International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) is pleased to announce, Timothy M. White, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPS, CFPECS was elected the 59th president of IFPS during its annual meeting in Williamsburg, Virginia. Mr. White will take office in January 2019.
Tim has served as IFPS first vice president, IFPS vice president of certification and as chair of many IFPS subcommittees. He is the Craft College Learning Program Manager at The Boeing Company and holds almost every IFPS certification including all Master Designations.
The following officers were also confirmed at the meeting:
IFPS welcomes the following new Directors-At-Large:
The following Directors-at-Large were also confirmed during the annual meeting:
John A. Bibaeff, Jr., CFPHS, CFPCC – Lamb Services, Inc.
Randy Bobbitt, CFPHS - Danfoss Power Solutions
Lynn Nordquist, CFPS – Skarda Equipment Company
Robert Post, CFPHS - AFS Technology
Scott Sardina, PE, CFPAI, CFPHS, Waterclock Engineering
Chauntelle Baughman, CFPHS, OneHydrauics, Inc.
Elisabeth DeBenedetto, CFPS, Argo-Hytos
Brandon Gustafson, PE, CFPE, CFPS, CFPIHT, CFPMHM - Graco, Inc.
Edwin Rybarczyk, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPS, E. R. Consultants, Inc.
Mohaned Shahin, CFPS, Parker Hannifin
The following Honorary Directors-at-Large were also confirmed during the annual meeting:
Elizabeth Rehfus, CFPE, CFPS,
Paul Prass, Innovative Designs & Publishing
Robert Sheaf, CFPAI/AJPP, CFC Industrial Training
A special thanks to outgoing past president, Richard Bullers, CFPPS, SMC Corporation of America, and Sam Kaye, CFPS, CFPMM, CFPMT, Ensign Energy Services as they complete their tenures on the IFPS Board. Their years of service, commitment, and expertise helped steer the Society in its mission.