SNAME Announces Committee Chairmen For 1980

Lester Rosenblatt, president of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, recently announced the following committee chairmen for 1980: Vice president—Advisory Public Service Committee—Donald P. Courtsal, vice president and general manager, Dravo Corporation, E n g i n e e r i n g Works Division, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Applications Committee — Arnold Stein, assistant to the presdent, M. Rosenblatt & Son, New York, N.Y.

Awards Committee—Rear Adm. Kenneth E. Wilson Jr., USN(ret), Energy Venture Planning manager, Exxon E n t e r p r i s e s Inc., Florham Park, N.J.

Banquet Committee — Norman R. Farmer, manager, Systems Analysis Department, George G. Sharp, Inc., New York, N.Y. Budget and Endowments Committee— William C. Freeman, consultant, Simsbury, Conn.

Dinner-Dance Committee — James G. Price, vice president, Norfolk Shipbuilding and Drydock Corp., Norfolk, Va.

Education Committee—William E. Zimmie, president, Zimmite Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio. Fellows Committee — Prof.

Richard B. Couch, Department of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich. Honorary vice president of the Society. Finance and Audit Committee— John A. Livingston, chairman emeritus, Webb Institute of Naval Architecture, Glen Cove, N.Y. Journal of Ship Research Committee— Ralph I). Cooper, head, Fluid Dynamics Program, Office of Naval Research, Department of the Navy, Arlington, Va.

Marine Technology Committee —E. Scott Dillon, consultant, Silver Spring, Md. Honorary vice president of the Society.

Member Insurance Committee— Robert Axelrod, vice presidentfinance, J.J. Henry Co., Inc., New York, N.Y. Treasurer of the Society. Membership Committee — William H. Hunley, Technical Director, Naval Sea Systems Command, Department of the Navy, Washington, D.C.

Nominating Committee — Monroe D. Macpherson, John J. Mc- Mullen Associates, Inc., New York, N.Y. Vice president of the Society. Papers Committee—Capt. Jack A. Obermeyer, USN (ret.), manager, Marine Department, Texaco Inc., White Plains, N.Y.

Pension Committee — Douglas C. MacMillan, consultant, East Orleans, Mass. H o n o r a r y vice president of the Society.

Publications Committee — Roy L. Harrington, naval architect and technical manager, Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va. Scholarships Committee—Capt. Robert E. Stark, USN (ret.), Gibbs & Cox, Inc., New York, N.Y. Sections Committee — Monroe D. Macpherson, John J. McMullen Associates, Inc., New York, N.Y. Vice president of the Society. Vice president-Technical and Research—Capt. Richards T. Miller, USN (ret.), (to whom the Technical and Research Advance Planning, the Technical and Research Finance and Administration and the Technical and Research Steering Committees report), naval architect and consulting engineer, Annapolis, Md.

Technical and Research Advance Planning Committee—Ronald K. Kiss, Director, Office of Ship Construction, Maritime Administration, Washington, D.C.

Vice president of the Society. Technical and Research Finance and Administration Committee— John T. Gilbride, chairman, Todd Shipyards Corporation, New York, N.Y. Honorary vice president of the Society.

Technical and Research Steering Committee—Rear Adm. Randolph W. King, USN (ret.), executive officer, National Academy of Engineering, Washington, D.C. Hull Structure Committee — Norman Hammer, Assistant to the Director, Maritime Administration, Washington, D.C.

Hydrodynamics Committee — Prof. Lawrence W. Ward, profes- sor of engineering, Webb Institute of Naval Architecture, Glen Cove, N.Y.

Marine Systems Committee — Capt. William M. Nicholson, USN (ret.), Associate Director, Office of Marine Technology, NOAA, Rockville, Md.

Ship Production Committee — Ellsworth L. Peterson, president, Peterson Builders, Inc., Sturgeon Bay, Wis.

Ship Technical Operations Committee — Thomas J. Sartor Jr., v i c e president-Marine, Farrell Lines Incorporated, New York, N.Y.

Ships' Machinery Committee — Robert P. Giblon, p r e s i d e n t, George G. Sharp, Inc., New York, N.Y.

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