Shook, Hardy & Bacon’s Chris McDonald has been named a Distinguished Lecturer by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).
McDonald’s area of expertise is “Indoor Air Quality and Mold: Legal Issues and Liability Concerns for Engineers and Related Industry Professionals” and “Document Management and Discovery — How Documents and Emails are Used in Litigation.”
The Distinguished Lecturers Program provides ASHRAE chapters with noted authorities who provide insight and speak on relevant topics that impact the HVAC&R industry.
The new lecturers will serve a two-year term. There are 41 Distinguished Lecturers for 2004-05, which is the largest group ever. ASHRAE has had a total of 65 lecturers since the program started in 1996-97.
ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is an international organization of 55,000 persons. Its sole objective is to advance through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve the evolving needs of the public.