TSS Board of Directors

The ASM TSS Board Mission statement:

TSS shall be the leading global source for thermal spray information.
TSS …. Your thermal spray information partner.

Mr. William Lenling, FASM, TSS HoF
President

(2020-2022)

Founder/CTO
Thermal Spray Technoligies, Inc.
Sun Prairie, WI

Dr. Rogerio Lima
Vice President

(2020-2022)
Senior Research Officer
National Research Council of Canada
Boucherville, QC, Canada

Dr. Andrew Ang
Secretary/Treasurer

(2020-2022)
Research Engineer
Swinburne University of Technology
Melbourne, Australia

Dr. Andre McDonald
Immediate Past President

(2020-2022)
Professor & Associate Chair (Research)
University of Alberta

Edmonton, AB, Canada

Dr. Ann Bolcavage, FASM
ASM Board Liaison

(2021-2022)
Engineering Assosciate Fellow -

Coating Materials
Rolls-Royce Corporation
Indianapolis, IN

Dr. Luc Bianchi
Member

(2019-2022)
MRO Process Engineer and R&T Manager
Safran, SA
France

Mr. Friedrich Herold
Member

(2020-2023)
CEO Castolin Eutectic 2015-2017
EVP Oerlikon Metco Materials 2005-2015
Wellington, FL

 

Prof. Thomas Klassen
Member

(2020-2023)
Helmut Schmidt University
Hamburg, Germany

Mr. Komal Laul
Member

(2019-2022)
Senior Principal Engineer
Delta Airlines
Atlanta, GA

Mr.Timothy McKechnie, FASM

Member

(2018-2024)
President
Plasma Processes LLC
Huntsville, AL

Dr. Molly O'Connor 

Member 

(2021-2024)
R&D Prof. Advanced Ceramic Materials
Praxair Surface Technologies

 

Dr. James A. Rudd
Member

(2019-2022)
Materials Scientist
General Electric
Delmar, NY

Dr. Daniel Sordelet, FASM
Member

(2021-2024)
Caterpillar Inc.
Peoria, IL

Dr. Filofteia-Laura Toma
Member

(2020-2023)
Fraunhofer Institute Material and 
Beam Technology (IWS)
Dresden, Germany

Mr. Shahed Taghian Dehaghani
Student Board Member

(2021-2022)
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Canada

Mr. Daniel Tejero Martin
Student Board Member

(2020-2022)
University of Nottingham
United Kingdom


Mrs. Nicole Hale
Director of Membership & Affiliate Societies 
ASM International
Materials Park, OH




Mrs. Mary Anne Jerson

Administrative Assistant
ASM International
Materials Park, OH