2019 SPEAKERS AT THE CONFERENCE

Kendra Abkowitz
Assistant Commissioner
Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation

Doug Barndt
Demand Side Energy – Sustainability
Ball Packaging

Eric Bessey
President
Tted Solutions

Ed Birch
Consultant
Strategic Energy Group

Steve Bos
Service Sales Manager
Atlas Copco Compressors

Gorazd Bregar
Managing Director
CALMS Air

Bruce Bremer
Former Corporate Energy Manager Facility Engineering
Toyota North America

Steve Briscoe
President
Compressed Air Challenge

Joe Burke
Regional Sales Manager
Prevost

Sal Calvo
Vice President
Midstate Air Compressor

Steve Chewning
Vice President of Field Operations
Southeastern Laboratories

Federico Colagrande
Vice President of Operations
Travaini Pumps USA

Glenn Cunningham
Director
Industrial Assessment Center, Tennessee Tech University

Jay Francis
CAGI Air Drying & Filtration Section Chair
Compressed Air & Gas Institute

Lim Gaik Siang
Regional Manager
SPX FLOW

Dale Garthus 
Regional Sales Manager
Gardner Denver

Chris George 
Sales Manager
Atlas Copco Compressors

Joe Ghislain
Instructor
Compressed Air Challenge

Gary Gillespie
President
Compressed Air & Gas Institute

Gatlin Gold
Product Manager-Blowers and Low Pressure
Atlas Copco Compressors

Manhar Grewal
R&D Commercial Systems Product Manager
Sullair

Stephen Hallier
President
WET Solutions, Inc.

Chuck Henderson
Vice President
Henderson Engineering

Corey Hensley
Vice President
Hydrus

Ken Hess
Energy Treasure Hunt Leader
IUE-CWA

Stephen Horne
CAGI Blower & Vacuum Section Chair
Compressed Air & Gas Institute

Tom Jenkins
President
JenTech Inc.

Jason Modlin
East Coast Sales Manager
BAY Controls

Frank Moskowitz
Service Sales Manager – AirScan
Atlas Copco Compressors

Mac Mottley
President
Sparks Dynamics

James Nipper
Vice President
Petro Chemical Energy

Leslie Noel
Industry Specialist
SMC Corporation of America

Sharon Nolen
Manager, Global Natural Resource Management
Eastman

Ross Orr
Instructor
Compressed Air Challenge

William Pearson
President
BPEARSON Consulting, LLC.

Wayne Perry
CAGI System Assessment Section Chair
Compressed Air & Gas Institute

Jan Pingel
CAGI Member
Compressed Air & Gas Institute

Andy Poplin
Corporate Sales Director
Atlas Machine and Supply

Brett Rasmussen
Senior Energy Engineer
Nissan North America

Werner Rauer
Rotary Screw Compressors Product Manager
Kaeser Compressors

Tony Richman
Energy Services Engineering Manager
Nashville Electric Service

Tom Theising
President
Sustainable Energy Solutions

Jim Timmersman
Senior Auditor
Power Supply Industries

Yves Tranzeat
CAGI Blower & Vacuum Section Vice Chair
Compressed Air & Gas Institute

Johannes de Jager
Industry Specialist
SMC Corporation of America

Nicolas DeDeken
COO
EnergAir Solutions

Jeff Dickson  
Sales Manager
John Bouchard & Sons

Samuel Diebal
HVAC Engineer
Samsung Austin Semiconductor

Timothy Dowell
Technical Trainer/Predictive Maintenance
Electrolux

Bill Draves
Energy Treasure Hunt Coordinator
IUE-CWA

Tim Dugan
President
Compression Engineering Corporation

Bhaskar Dusi 
Corporate Energy Manager
CEMEX

Joe Edelen
Regional Manager
UE Systems

Paul Edwards
President
Compressed Air Consultants

Bill Eister
Instrument Air Systems Engineer
Duke Energy, Oconee Nuclear Station

TJ Estes
Product Marketing Manager-Oil Free Compressor
Atlas Copco Compressors

Lee Evans
Project Manager
EXAIR

Jon Jensen
Certified Machinery Safety Expert
SMC Corporation of America

Bill Kirkpatrick
Regional Director
Applied System Technologies

Phil Kruger
VP & General Manager
Harris Equipment

Chad Larrabee
CAGI Education Committee Chair
Compressed Air & Gas Institute

Juhani Lehto 
Product Manager
Vaisala

Jarett Lieser
Product Specialist/Engineer-AIRScan and Airmaster+
Atlas Copco Compressors

Robert Lung
Industrial Technical Assistance Fellow
US DOE

Brian Mann
Air Systems Manager
Sullair

Leslie Marshall
Corporate Energy Engineer Lead
General Mills

Ron Marshall
Instructor
Compressed Air Challenge

John Martin  
IFPS Member
International Fluid Power Society

Bruce McFee 
CEO
Sullivan-Palatek

Frank Melch
Vice President
Zorn Compressor & Equipment

Matthew Milan
HVAC Engineer
Samsung Austin Semiconductor

David Rosenthal
Compressor Product Manager
SA Performance

Brad Runda
Director, Energy Excellence
Amcor Rigid Packaging

Jonathan Salais
Certified Energy Manager
Consumers Energy

Laura Sanders
Business Development Manager
Water Science Technologies (WST)

Maria Sandoval
Laboratory Director
Trace Analytics

Christian Schreiber
International Sales Manager
Sonotec

Walter See
Product Marketing Manager
Atlas Copco Industrial Vacuum

Bryan Seitz
Sustainability Principal Engineer
Frito-Lay

Rod Smith
Publisher
Smith Onandia Communications

Sarah Solberg
Director International Sales
Solberg International

Chris Spainhower
Regional Sales Manager
SPX FLOW

Steven Tapley
AIRScan/Audit Specialist and Air Master+ Specialist
Atlas Copco Compressors

Tom Taranto 
Owner
Data Power Services

Brad Taylor
Applications Engineer
Pneutech USA

Menno Verbeek
Sales Manager Americas
VPInstruments

Thomas Wenning
Program Manager
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Aviran Yaacov
CEO
EcoPlant

Lou York
Director
Case Controls