The new Asia Pacific Board takes effect immediately and includes:
- Chris Yoshii (AECOM) - President of the Asia Pacific Board
- Shahryn Azmi (JRA Malaysia)
- Quan Gan (Darklight Precision Lighting System)
- May Kan (Adirondack Asia)
- Shumei Li (Birket Engineering Asia)
- Ron Merriman (MR Profun China)
- Peter Sanderson (Sanderson Group)
- Anthony Van Dam (Forrec)
- Ken Wheatley (Christie Digital Asia Pacific)
Kerr thanked the members of the Interim Board that was established to help form the new Division, including Interim Board President Chris Conte (Electrosonic) and Interim Board Members Rick Rothschild (FAR Out! Creative Direction)m David Aion (Weber Group), Steve Birket (Birket Engineering), Thomas Bridges (ATI), Jeff Mayer (Bassenian Lagoni), Liz Terry (Attractions Management), Phil Hartley (Philip Hartley & Associates), Peter McGrath (Walt Disney Imagineering) and Louie Allen (Adirondack Studios). She also thanked all of the candidates who participated in this initial election. Kerr added there would be a second round of voting to complete the Asia Pacific Board.
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About the TEA
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