Executive Committee

2018 GALVESTON BAY SECTION OFFICERS AND COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Following IEEE instructions, our section officers will serve a two-year term except in the case where any of the officers are unable to serve their second year term.  Following is the list of 2018 section officers, committee chairs, chapter and affinity group chairs.Several positions are still open and need to be filled.  Members are encouraged to volunteer for appropriate positions (indicated by TBA – to be appointed) and send either self or nominations to Z.Taqvi@ieee.org.

Elected 2018 ExCom

Chair:

Arland Actkinson

EMAIL

281-482-7061

Vice Chair:

Dr. Ishaq Unwala

EMAIL

c/512-567-4467

Treasurer:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Secretary:

Dr. David Rutishauser

EMAIL

281-483-4097

Past Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

2018 Section Committees

Program

Chair:

Dr. Ishaq Unwala

EMAIL

c/512-567-4467

Vice Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Membership

Chair:

Stewart O’Dell

EMAIL

713-532-8622

Vice Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Arrangement

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Strategic Planning

Chair:

Dr Kumar Krishen

Education

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Vice Chair:

Dr. Unal Zak Sakoglu

Awards

Chair:

open

Vice Chair:

Stewart O’Delli

EMAIL

713-532-8622

Nomination/Constitution and Bylaws

Chair:

Julian Morales

EMAIL

281-283-3877

PR Coordinator/Section Webmaster

Chair:

Dr. Jiang Lu

EMAIL

281-283-3856

2018 GBS Chapters

EMC Chapter

Chair:

Dr. Robert Scully

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

George C. May

EMAIL

Communication Society Chapter

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL 713-392-1280

Vice Chair:

Lance  Borden

Computer Society Chapter

Chair:

Dr. David Rutishauser

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

James Allen Currie

Joint Societies (AES, EMBS, PES, RAS, VTS) Chapters

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Vice Chairs:

Dr. Trung Pham (AESS)

EMAIL

Dr. Zafar Taqvi (PES)

EMAIL

Dr. Ishaq Unwala (VTS)

EMAIL  c/512-567-4467

Dr. Sabia Abidi (EMBS)

 Dr. Luong Nguyen (RAS)

Joint I&M Chapter

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

2018 GBS Affinity Groups

Women in Engineering Affinity Group

Chair:

Dr. Xiaojing Yuan

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

Dr. Sabia Abidi

EMAIL

Young Professional (GOLD) Affinity Group

Chair:

Murali Krishnan Rajakumar

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

Swetha Sai Sarada Pratyusha Adiraju

EMAIL

Vice Chair (program):

Bharadwaj Attluru

Life Member Affinity Group

Chair:

Dr. Thomas Harman

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL 713-392-1280

GBS Consulting Affinity Group

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Vice Chair:

Julian Morales

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

Dr. Ershad Sharifahmadian

2018 UHCL Student Branch

Student Chair:

Srinath Mohanram

EMAIL

Counselor:

Dr. Hakduran Koc

EMAIL

281-283-3877