Executive Committee

2021 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 2021 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 2021 ExCom

Chair:

Dr. Ishaq Unwala

EMAIL

c/512-567-4467

Vice Chair:

Dr Irfan Khan EMAIL

 

Treasurer:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Secretary:

Alan Currie

EMAIL

 

Past Chair:

Arland Actkinson

EMAIL

 

2021 Section Committees

Program

Chair:

Dr Irfan Khan  

 

Vice Chair:

     

Education/Student

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

PACE Committee

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Vice Chair:

 

 

 

Awards & Recognition

Chair:

Dr Kenneth Goodwin

EMAIL

Vice Chair:

 

   

PR Coordinator/Section Webmaster

Chair:

Dr. Jiang Lu

EMAIL

281-283-3856

Membership Upgrade Chair

Chair:

Stewart O’Dell

EMAIL

 

Nomination/Election Chair

Chair:

Arland Actkinson

EMAIL

 

Bylaws Chair

Chair:

Julian Morales

EMAIL

 

Strategic Planning Chair

Chair:

Thomas Dillon

EMAIL

 

2021 GBS Chapters

EMC Chapter

Chair:

George C. May

EMAIL  

Vice Chair:

 

   

Communication Society Chapter

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL 713-392-1280

Vice Chair:

Romeo Garza

EMAIL  

Computer Society Chapter

Chair:

Alan Currie

EMAIL  

Vice Chair:

Dr A. Sunny Okorie

EMAIL  

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

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL

713-392-1280

Vice Chair/EMBS:

Sabia Abidi EMAIL  
Vice Chair/RAS Dr Luong Nguyen EMAIL  
Vice Chair/PES Dr Irfan Khan EMAIL  
       
   

Joint Societies (I&M, BIO, SYS, SEN) Chapters

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi

EMAIL  

Vice Chair:

TBD

   

2021 GBS Affinity Groups

Women in Engineering Affinity Group

       

Chair:

Sabia Abidi

EMAIL  

Young Professional (GOLD) Affinity Group

Chair:

Dr Xiaojing Yuan

EMAIL  

Vice Chair:

     
 

 

   

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

EMAIL  

Secretary/Treasurer:

Joseph Winston

EMAIL  

 

 

   

UHCL Student Branch

Student Chair:

TBD

   

Counselor:

Dr. Hakduran Koc

EMAIL

281-283-3877

 

Past Executive Committee

2020