Leadership

Board of Directors

President
Tony Crandall
Biosonix LLC
Salt Lake City UT, USA
tel +1 801 975 7484

Vice President
Margaret Lucas
University of Glasgow
Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Secretary
Janet Devine
Sonobond Ultrasonics
West Chester, PA, USA
tel +1 800 323 1269
fax +1 610 692 0674

Treasurer
Ron Staut
APC International, Ltd.
Mackeyville, PA, USA
tel +1 570 726 6961
fax +1 570 726 7466

Immediate Past President
Daniel Cotter
Integra LifeSciences Corp.
Burlington, MA, USA
tel +1 978 436 0624

Symposium  Chair

Leo Klinstein
Dukane  Inc.
St Charles IL, USA
tel +1 630 797 4950
fax +1 630 797 4949

Directors
George Bromfield
Piezo Innovations
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
tel +1 801 272 2523
cell: 1 801 599 2986

Sunita Chauhan
Monash University
Clayton, Victoria,
Australia
tel +61 3 990 53551

Dominick DeAngelis
Kulick & Soffa Industries
Fort Washington, PA, USA
tel +1 215 784 7782
fax +1 215 784 6001

David Grewell
Iowa State University
Ames IA, USA
tel +1 515 294 2036
fax +1 515 294 6633

Rasmus Lou-Moeller
MEGGITT / Ferroperm Piezoceramics A/S
Kvistgaard Denmark
tel +45 49127100
fax +45 49138188

Mark Hodnett
National Physical Laboratory
Teddington, Middlesex, UK

 Ronald Manna
Square One Consulting, Inc.
Valley Stream NY, USA
tel +1 516 458 8310

Prakash Manandhar
Boston, MA, USA

Andrew Mathieson
Glasgow, Scotland

Robert Muratore
Quantum Now LLC 
Huntington NY, USA
tel +1 516 317 6326

Enrique Riera
CSIC
Madrid, Spain

Mark Schafer
Sonic Tech, Inc.
Lower Gwynedd, PA, USA
tel +1 215 641 4909
fax +1 215 641 9254

Jay Sheehan
Integra LifeSciences Corp.
Burlington, MA, USA
tel +1 781 799 2059

Matt Short
EWI
Columbus, OH, USA
tel +1 614 688 5137
fax +1 614 688 5001

Foster Stulen
Ethicon Endo-Surgery
Cincinnati, OH, USA
tel +1 513 337 3112
fax +1 513 337 4112

Alan Winder
Acoustic Sciences
Westport, CT, USA
tel +1 203 226 0810
fax +1 203 226 4123

Executive Director

Fran Rickenbach
Ultrasonic Industry Association
Dayton OH USA
tel +1 937 586 3725
fax +1 937 586 3699

 

Past Presidents

UIA has been serving the ultrasonics industry since 1958. Here is the roster of distinguished leaders of the UIA and its predecessor, the Ultrasonic Manufacturer Association.

2015 – 2016                          Daniel Cotter                                   Integra LifeSciences Corp.          
2010 – 2014                          Mark Hodnett                                 National Physical Laboratory
2008 – 2009                          Robert Muratore                           Riverside Research Institute
2006 – 2008                          Foster Stulen                                    Ethicon-Endo Surgery
2005 – 2006                          Tom Kirkland                                    Dukane Corp          
2002 – 2005                          Ronald Manna                                 Misonix, Inc.
2001 – 2002                          Jeff Vaitekunas                               Ethicon-Endo Surgery
1999 – 2001                          Mark Schafer                                   Perceptron
1998 – 1999                          Janet Devine                                    Sonobond Ultrasonics
1996 – 1997                          Alan Broadwin                                Ainslie
1994 – 1995                          Robert L. Armstrong                   Branson Ultrasonics Corp.
1991 – 1993                          Alan Broadwin                                Ainslie
1988 – 1990                          Howard Alliger                               Heat Systems Ultrasonics
1984 – 1987                          Carl Stohl                                           Blackstone Ultrasonic
1982 – 1983                          Roger Robbins                                Dukane Corp.
1980 – 1981                          Robert Bongo                                  Sonics & Materials, Inc.
1979                                           J. E. Smallwood                               Bendix Corp.
1978                                           James Anderson                             Linden Laboratories
1975 – 1977                          Roger Robbins                                 Dukane Corp.

Prior to 1975, the Ultrasonic Manufacturers Association (UMA):

1973 – 1974                          Duncan Hunt                                    Cavitron Ultrasonics Corp.
1971 – 1972                          Edward Seidler                                Ultrasonics Systems, Inc.
1970                                           Cary Evans                                         Cavitron Ultrasonics Corp.
1968 – 1969                          John Antonevich                             Blackstone Corp.
1964 – 1967                          Edward Cook                                    Crest Ultrasonics Corp.
1962 – 1963                          James Fisher                                     Sprague Electric Co.
1960 – 1961                          Stanley Jacke                                    Branson Ultrasonic Co.
1958 – 1959                          Jack Welch                                         Sheffield Corp.
1956 – 1957                          William Potthoff                             Aeroprojects, Inc.