STLE Board of Directors

 STLE is governed by a 24-member Board of Directors. The President, who serves a one-year term, is the organization’s chief elected officer and the chairman of the Board of Directors. The Executive Director is a full-time paid employee and is the organization’s chief staff executive.

STLE President, Dr. Ken Hope
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company

STLE Vice President
Dr. Ryan Evans

The Timken Company

STLE Secretary, Dr. Hong Liang
Texas A & M University

STLE Treasurer, Jack McKenna
Sea-Land Chemical Company

STLE Past President, Paul Hetherington
Petro-Canada Lubricants
STLE Director,
Dr. William B. Anderson

Afton Chemical Company
STLE Director, Dr. Nicholas Argibay
Sandia National Laboratories

 STLE Director,
Mr. Steffen Bots


STLE Director, Dr. Aaron Greco
Argonne National Laboratories

STLE Director,
Ms. Karen Maureen Harrington

Fuchs Lubricants Company

STLE Director,
Mr. Brian M. Holtkamp

Nye Lubricants

 STLE Director,
Mr. Brian K. Hovik
Viking Engineering 

STLE Director, Dr. Peter M. Lee
Southwest Research Institute 
STLE Director, Khalid Malik
Ontario Power Generation

STLE Director,
Ms. Mandi Jo McElwain


STLE Director,
Dr. Kuldeep Kishore Mistry

The Timken Company

STLE Director, Ramoun Mourhatch
Chevron Oronite

STLE Director, Angela Pitenis
University of California,
Santa Barbara

STLE Director,
Dr. Farrukh S. Qureshi

The Lubrizol Corporation

STLE Director,
Dr. Thomas William Scharf

University of North Texas
STLE Director, Dr. Rajesh Shah
Koehler Instrument Company

STLE Director, Mr. David Turner
Citgo Petroleum Corporation 

STLE Director, Dr. Min Zou
University of Arkansas

STLE Executive Director,
Edward P. Salek 
Society of Tribologists
and Lubrication Engineers

PositionFull NameCompany
PRESDr. Ken Hope, CLSChevron Phillips Chemical Company
VPDr. Ryan D. EvansThe Timken Company
SECRDr. Hong LiangTexas A&M University
TREAMr. John Joseph McKennaSea-Land Chemical Company
PPRESMr. Paul W. HetheringtonHollyFrontier
EXEMr. Edward Salek, CAESociety of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers
DIRDr. Nicolas ArgibayAmes National Laboratory
DIRMr. Steffen BotsLubeserv
DIRDr. Aaron GrecoArgonne National Laboratory
DIRMs. Karen Maureen HarringtonFuchs Lubricants Company
DIRMr. Brian M. HoltkampNye Lubricants Inc.
DIRMr. Brian K. HovikViking Engineering
DIRMr. Khalid Malik, CLSOntario Power Generation
DIRMs. Mandi Jo McElwainUnivar Solutions
DIRDr. Kuldeep Kishore MistryThe Timken Company
DIRMr. Ramoun MourhatchChevron Oronite, LLC
DIRDr. Angela A. PitenisUniversity of California Santa Barbara
DIRDr. Farrukh S. QureshiThe Lubrizol Corporation
DIRDr. Thomas William ScharfUniversity of North Texas
DIRDr. Rajesh J. ShahKoehler Instrument Company Inc.
DIRMr. David A. TurnerCITGO Petroleum Corporation
DIRDr. Min ZouUniversity of Arkansas