SAE International Announces 2014 Slate of Nominees for the Board of Directors

WARRENDALE, Pa., May 22, 2013 - SAE International’s Executive Nominating Committee has named nominees for two officer and four director positions on its Board of Directors.

2014-2015 Officer nominees include:

- Treasurer – Ronald Rath, Managing Director, Marx Consulting Group LLC

- Assistant Treasurer – Robert Ireland, Director Technical Operations, Airlines for America

2014-2016 Director nominees include:

- Daniel Basch, Engineering Supervisor, Parker Hannifin Corp.

-  Alba Colon, NASCAR Sprint Cup Program Manager, General Motors LLC

- Jay Meldrum, Executive Director, Michigan Technological University

- Christopher Myers, Global Director, John Deere Product Engineering Center

SAE International voting members will have the opportunity to vote on the Slate of Nominees via the SAE International website ( during the month of November. Those nominees elected will begin their terms on the SAE International Board of Directors in January 2014.

SAE International is a global association of more than 138,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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