Agilent Life Sciences & Chemical Analysis Division Innovation Merit Award
2005, for leading MSD development and commercialization projects
Hewlett Packard Best of Everything Reward
2001, for exceptional assistance to HP Field Organization
Chromatography Forum of the Delaware Valley Award
1991, for research contributions to the field of chromatography and for service to the Chromatography Forum
Merit Award -
Atlanta Chromatography Discussion Group Student Award
1980, for achievements as a graduate student in chromatography research
ACS (American Chemical Society) member since 1978
Congressional Liaison (DE Congressman Thomas Carper) 1983
CFDV (Chromatography Forum of the Delaware Valley) 1981 -
Program Chairman 1986 -
Developed and implemented 10-
Executive Committee 1983 -
Contributing Author Modern Practice of Gas Chromatography
Lecturer (consistently highest student evaluations); GC Short Course (over 10 yr)
FACSS (Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies)
General Chairman 1992 Philadelphia Meeting
Managed the operational aspects of the meeting, including contract negotiation, recruitment and leadership of >20 committee chairmen.
Developed and managed a budget of >$260,000, resulting in the second most financially successful FACSS meeting to date, and with a high quality of execution.
Program Chairman 1985, Philadelphia
Recruited and lead a Program Committee of >20 scientists from around the US. Developed and implemented a technical program of approximately 550 scientific papers. Initiated and lead new efforts to identify alternate sources of program funding, leading to the most financially successful FACSS meeting to date.
Governing Board Representative 1985 -
Conceived of and lead implementation of many changes in management, accounting, and attendee (customer) focus.
CPAC (Center for Process Analytical Chemistry) NSF/University/Industry
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Member of initial organizing task force 1983
Technical Monitor 1983 -
Editorial Board, Journal of Microcolumn Separations (2001)