Executive Committee

2019 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 2019 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 2019 ExCom

Chair:

Dr. Ishaq Unwala

EMAIL

c/512-567-4467

Vice Chair:

 Dr Xiaojing Yuan

Treasurer:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Secretary:

Alan Currie

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Past Chair:

Arland Actkinson

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2019 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 Sakoglu

Awards

Chair:

Arland Actkinson

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Vice Chair:

Nomination/Constitution and Bylaws

Chair:

Julian Morales

EMAIL

281-283-3877

PR Coordinator/Section Webmaster

Chair:

Dr. Jiang Lu

EMAIL

281-283-3856

2019 GBS Chapters

EMC Chapter

Chair:

Dr. Robert Scully

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Vice Chair:

George C. May

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Communication Society Chapter

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL 713-392-1280

Vice Chair:

Michelle Patrick

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Computer Society Chapter

Chair:

James Allen Currie

Vice Chair:

Dr  Sunny Okorie

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

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Vice Chairs:

Dr. Trung Pham (AESS)

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Dr. Irfan Khan (PES)

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Dr. Zafar Taqvi (VTS)

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Dr. Sabia Abidi (EMBS)

 Dr. Luong Nguyen (RAS)

Joint I&M Chapter

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

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Vice Chair:

2019 GBS Affinity Groups

Women in Engineering Affinity Group

co-Chair:

Dr. Xiaojing Yuan

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co-Chair:

Dr. Sabia Abidi

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Young Professional (GOLD) Affinity Group

Chair:

Murali Krishnan Rajakumar

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Vice Chair:

Swetha Sai Sarada Pratyusha Adiraju

EMAIL

Vice Chair (program):

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:

Michelle Patrick

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Vice Chair:

UHCL Student Branch

Student Chair:

April Reed

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Counselor:

Dr. Hakduran Koc

EMAIL

281-283-3877