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 2022 ExCom

Chair:

Dr. Julian Morales 

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Vice Chair:

Dr Irfan Khan

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Treasurer:              

Dr. Zafar Taqvi                  

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713-392-1280

Secretary:

Alan Currie

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Past Chair:

Arland Actkinson

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2021 Section Committees

Program

Chair:                  

Dr Irfan Khan                

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Education/Student

Chair:                

Dr. Zafar Taqvi         

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713-392-1280

 

PACE Committee

Chair:                 

Dr. Zafar Taqvi       

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713-392-1280

 

Awards & Recognition

Chair:               

Dr Kenneth Goodwin   

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PR Coordinator/Section Webmaster

Chair:                 

Dr. Xiaokun Yang           

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281-283-3812

         
 

Membership Upgrade Chair

Chair:                                  

 Stewart O’Dell                                          

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Nomination/Election Chair

Chair:               

Arland Actkinson        

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Bylaws Chair

Chair:               

Dr. Ishaq Unwala           

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Strategic Planning Chair

Chair:                 

TBA                                                                             

2021 GBS ChaptersEMC Chapter

Chair:      

George C. May           

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Vice Chair:       

     

Communication Society Chapter

Chair:                       

Dr. Zafar Taqvi                   

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713-392-1280           

Vice Chair:           

TBA                 

Computer Society Chapter

Chair:      

Alan Currie     

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Vice Chair  :                               

Dr A. Sunny Okorie                         

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

Chair:

Dr. Zafar Taqvi        

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713-392-1280

Vice Chair/EMBS:

Dr. Sabia Abidi

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Vice Chair/RAS

Dr Luong Nguyen

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Vice Chair/PES

Dr Irfan Khan

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Vice Chair AESS/VTS

Dr. Zafar Taqvi 

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713-392-1280

   

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

Chair:                     

Dr. Zafar Taqvi          

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713-392-1280        

Vice Chair:

TBD

   

2021 GBS Affinity Groups

Women in Engineering Affinity Group

Chair:   

Dr. Sabia Abidi   

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Vice Chair:                   

Dr. Soma Datta      

   

Young Professional (GOLD) Affinity Group

Chair:                        

TBA                                               

Vice Chair:

     

Life Member Affinity Group

Chair:                       

Dr. Thomas 

Harman                 

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Vice Chair:               

Dr. Zafar Taqvi      

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713-392-1280c

 

GBS Consulting Affinity Group

Chair:       

Dr. Zafar Taqvi      

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713-392-1280

Vice Chair:

Michelle Patrick

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PR Group

Chair:

Michelle Patrick

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Vice Chair Social Media :

Alex Howell

   

Vice Chair LINKEDIN:        

Dr Irina Brewer   

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UHCL Student Branch

Student Chair:

TBD

   

Counselor:               

Dr. Hakduran Koc 

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281-283-3877 

Past Executive Committee

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