Board of Governors

President

Anthony M Montalto
Jaros Baum & Bolles
e-mail: c008@ashrae.net  

Anthony Montalto is an Associate Partner at Jaros, Baum & Bolles. Since joining the firm in 2002, he has been involved on numerous laboratory, critical facility (data center) and commercial office projects.  Mr. Montalto currently serves on the ASHRAE NY Chapter Board of Governors, where he has been instrumental in establishing an ongoing qualitative collaboration between ASHRAE’s New York Chapter and Habitat for Humanity.

 

 

President Elect

Jin Jin Huang
Safari Energy
e-mail: c008pe@ashrae.net  

Jin Jin Huang graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering in 2002 and from Columbia University with a MPA in Environmental Science and Policy in 2011. Prior to joining Con Edison, Jin Jin worked 10 years in HVAC consulting at various engineering firms in New York City.  At Con Edison, Jin Jin managed the building engineers group that provided technical support for the implementation of all of the energy efficiency programs.    She was the technical advisor for the implementation of the Demand Management Program with NYSERDA.  She is a technical advisor for the Con Edison/NYSERDA Battery Storage Testing project.  Her current role is senior engineer in the Distribution Engineering group.  She is currently project managing multiple efforts for voltage optimization in various Con Edison networks.

She has served as the co-chair for the Nature Conservancy’s Young Professionals Board and she is currently an officer on the Board of Governors for the ASHRAE New York Chapter.  She is the Chair for the Publications Committee for the ASHRAE national chapter.

 

 

Vice-President

Brian A Menz
Schneider Electric
e-mail: c008vp@ashrae.net  

Brian Menz is an Account Manager at Schneider Electric where he provides technical assistance to a range of clients including consulting engineers, contractors, and building owners. Prior to joining Schneider Electric in 2013, Brian worked at WSP Flack + Kurtz for 7 years as an HVAC design engineer. Since joining ASHRAE, Brian has held many roles including Historian, Reception, Habitat for Humanity Committee, Finance Committee, and has been the author of the newsletter since Fall 2014.

 

 

Treasurer

Gene Geyer
Dolphin Equipment Corp
e-mail: c008tr@ashrae.net  

 

Secretary and Governor
Waikit Tsang
Federal Pump Coorporation
e-mail: c008pub@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Mina Agarabi
Agarabi Engineering, PLLC
e-mail: c008his@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Sana Azadian
e-mail: c008rp@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Brian J Borghoff
National Air Filter Service - New Jersey
e-mail: c008bog1@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Edward P Bricker
The Durst Organization
e-mail: c008bog6@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Mitchell Castell
PVI Industries LLC
e-mail: c008sa@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Hooman Daneshmand, PE, CEM, MBA
Victaulic
e-mail: c008bog8@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Michelle M DeCarlo
Jaros Baum & Bolles
e-mail: c008bog5@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Cassandra W Dudar
Johnson Controls
e-mail: c008bog3@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Jeffrey Curtis Holter
Johnson Contols
e-mail: c008bog10@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Natalie M Kovac
e-mail: c008mem@ashrae.net  

 

Governor

Charles Marino
AKF Engineers
e-mail: c008bog4@ashrae.net  

Charlie is the NY Director of Energy Services for AKF Engineers who perform ASHRAE Level I, II, III energy audits for existing buildings, and HVAC system high-performance building modeling for new construction. Charlie’s also manages AKF’s NYSERDA Flextech and Con Edison CI Marketing Partner efforts for the firm.

 

 

Governor
Matthew Piscopo
Johnson Controls
e-mail: c008ref@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Meraj Ramnarine
e-mail: c008bog13@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Gregory Rathe
Rathe Associates
e-mail: c008cttcc@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Thomas R Reyes
Trane Commercial Systems
e-mail: c008sac@ashrae.net  

 

Governor

Frank Rivera
e-mail: c008crcdel@ashrae.net  

Frank is a Mechanical Engineer for Thermal Systems Associates, a manufacturer’s representative in New York, NY where he provides design, product knowledge and technical analysis in the HVAC industry.  Frank has been an active member at the chapter and society level through past roles as the Publicity, Grassroots Government, Programs Chair as well as the Regional YEA Coordinator for Region I, and the first YEA chair of the NY chapter.

 

 

Governor
Benjamin Rodney
Hines
e-mail: c008bog2@ashrae.net  

 

Governor

Jose R Rodriguez
Wallace Eannace Associates
e-mail: c008ha@ashrae.net  

Jose is a Technical Service Engineer at Wallace Eannace Associates, Inc., a manufacturer’s rep firm based in the New York area specializing in plumbing, heating/cooling, and industrial process for fluid and steam handling equipment. As a Tech Service Engineer, Jose assists all consulting engineering firms in NYC on the HVAC product segment helping to achieve the most effective solution for the specific HVAC system application. Jose has authored and co authored technical papers for ASHRAE journal, Consulting Specifying Engineers and Plumbing Engineer Magazines.

 

 

Governor
Jacob Swenson
e-mail: c008bog9@ashrae.net  

 

Governor
Gregori John Tayco
TEC Systems
e-mail: c008bog7@ashrae.net