Chapter History

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The Maine chapter of ASHRAE was founded in 1972. Since it's inception, the chapter has been focused on providing continuing education, involvement in relevant research, and networking opportunities to the HVAC industry community. 

The Maine chapter is one of 15 chapters in Region I, which is comprised of New England, New Jersey, and New York.  ASHRAE is comprised of 15 Regions spanning around the globe. 

ASHRAE was formed as the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers by the merger in 1959 of American Society of Heating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHAE) founded in 1894 and The American Society of Refrigerating Engineers (ASRE) founded in 1904.

Chapter Officers 2022-2023

PRESIDENT

Danny Bronshvayg

SECRETARY

OPEN POSITION

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YOUNG ENGINEERS IN ASHRAE (YEA) CHAIR

Adrian Clements

RESEARCH PROMOTION CHAIR

Rachel Roy, P.E.

HISTORIAN 

Matei Ilina

RECEPTION COMMITTEE CHAIR

Rachel Roy, P.E.

PRESIDENT ELECT

Nik Kreuger

TREASURER

Jeff Lapierre, P.E.

TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER COMMITTEE CHAIR

Mark Limakka

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

Steven Martel

SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE CHAIR

OPEN POSITION

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WEBMASTER

Victoria Nedbal

VICE PRESIDENT

Ben Hackett

MEMBERSHIP PROMOTION CHAIR

Nik Kreuger

COMMUNICATIONS CHAIR

Victoria Nedbal

STUDENT ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE CHAIR

David Dvorak

DIVERSITY EQUITY AND INCLUSION CHAIR

OPEN POSITION

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NEWSLETTER EDITOR

Victoria Nedbal