The International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) is pleased to announce Jeffrey Kenney, CFPMHM, CFPIHM, CFPMHT takes office in January 2020 as the IFPS 60th President.
Jeff served as the IFPS first vice president, IFPS treasurer, and served on many committees. He is currently Director of Operations and Sales at Dover Hydraulics South. Jeff is a Navy Veteran and served in the U.S. Navy from 1988 to 1997 as Mate Third Class Petty Officer where he received several awards, including Desert Storm/Desert Shield Medal and Navy Good Conduct Medal.
The following officers take office in January 2020:
First Vice President - Rocky Phoenix, CFPMMH - Open Loop Energy, Inc.
Immediate Past President - Timothy White, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPS, CFPECS, CFPMIH, CFPMMH, CFPMIP, CFPMT, CFPMM - The Boeing Company
Treasurer - Jeff Hodges, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPMHM - Altec Industries, Inc.
Vice President Certification - Denis Poirier, Jr., CFPAI/AJPP, CFPHS, CFPIHM, CFPCC - Eaton Corporation
Vice President Marketing and Public Relations - Scott Sardina, PE, CFPAI, CFPHS - Waterclock Engineering
Vice President Education - Kenneth Dulinski, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPECS, CFPHS, CFPMIH, CFMMH, CFPMT - Macomb Community College
Vice President Membership - John Bibaeff, PE, CFPAI, CFPE, CFPS - CAD Control Systems
Directors at Large:
Chauntelle Baughman, CFPHS - OneHydraulics, Inc.
Stephen Blazer, CFPE, CFPS, CFPMHM, CFPIHT, CFPMHT - Altec Industries, Inc.
Randy Bobbitt, CFPAI, CFPHS - Danfoss Power Solutions
Cary Boozer, PE, CFPE - Motion Industries, Inc.
Lisa DeBenedetto, CFPS - Argo-Hytos
Daniel Fernandes, CFPECS, CFPS - Sun Hydraulics
Brandon Gustafson, PE, CFPE, CFPS, CFPIHT, CFPMHM - Graco, Inc.
Garrett Hoisington, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPS, CFPMHM - Open Loop Energy
Brian Kenoyer, CFPHS - Five Landis Corp.
James O’Halek, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPMIP, CMPMM - The Boeing Company
Mohaned Shahin, CFPS - Parker Hannifin
Randy Smith, CFPHS - Northrop Grumman Corp.
Honorary Directors-at-Large and Ex-Officio
Ex-Officio - Donna Pollander, ACA, Executive Director
Elizabeth Rehfus, CFPE, CFPS
Paul Prass, Fluid Power Journal
Robert Sheaf, CFPAI/AJPP, CFC Industrial Training
A special thanks to outgoing past president, Dean Houdeshell, PE, CFPAI, CFPE, CFPS, CFPIHT, CFPMHT, CFPMHM – Cemen Tech Inc., outgoing Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations, Scott Nagro, CFPS - HydraForce, Inc. and outgoing Director-at-Large, Ed Rybarczyk, CFPAI/AJPP, CFPS – E.R. Consultants, as they complete their tenures on the IFPS Board. Their many years of service, commitment, and expertise helped steer the Society in its mission.