Monthly President’s Message

Madison Schultz - President of ASHRAE COK Chapter
By: Madison Schultz

June, 2020


Hello ASHRAEcok Family!

I hope that you all are safe and well.


With this last Newsletter of the year, I want to thank all of you for making this year so successful. It has been an honor to serve as your President.

I want to acknowledge our amazing volunteers this year.

Thank you to my fellow Officers: Chris Dolan, Jeff Forman, Caleb Spradlin, and Stephanie Thomas.

Thank you to my Board of Governors: Aruna Abhayagoonawardhana, Tony Arango, Damon McClure, Kaylee Oliver, and Don Carter.

Thank you to all of my Chairs, Co-Chairs, and Committee Members: Andy Donehue, Jeni Fair, Bryan Garcia, Adam Fitzpatrick, Dwayne Gordon, Kale Harper, John Harrod, Byron Hughes, Jana Johnson, Tanner Jones, Alan Loeffler, Justin Love, Heather Martin, Ryan Melton, Tino Mendez, Ross Myles, Eric Rogers, Alex Roswell, Saad Saleem, Joe Sanders, Robert Smith, Dusty Stoabs, Gavin Swenson, Jon Wilmore, Craig Yadon, and Rong Yu.

You are the folks that made this year happen. Thank you!


Right now, the Virtual Chapter Regional Conference is under way. We had our business sessions and caucus last week. The committee Training Workshops are on Tuesday 2 June. If you are serving as a Chair or Co-Chair next Society year, you should be to attending the appropriate workshop(s). If you have not received in invitation yet, please contact Chris Dolan ([email protected] The final CRC event is the Honors and Awards Program on Wednesday 3 June from 8-10am. If you registered for the conference, you should have received the link this event. I look forward to seeing many of you for the Honors and Awards Program on Wednesday.

Our Sporting Clays Fundraiser for Research Promotions has been rescheduled for Friday 12 June. Registration opens at 11:30am; there is a mandatory safety training at 11:45am prior to the noon start. As a reminder, please follow current CDC recommendations ( Those recommendations will be included in the Safety Waiver email that will be sent to all team captains.

We had a delightful Companions’ Night, YEA/Student Mixer, and Student Research Update in May. The YEA/Student Mixer was so popular that we are hosting another one! Join us for the YEA/Student Mixer Take 2 on Thursday 18 June from 5-7pm for some brews and conversation. The link is on the chapter website calendar. BYOB.

On a personal note, I hope that you all are finding the strength needed to evolve during these difficult and uncertain times. I want to remind you to follow CDC and local guidelines and don’t hesitate to reach out to me if you need anything.


Stay safe and wash your hands.



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