The Green Mechanical Council has elected a new board of directors to serve a one-year term: ChairmanJerry Weiss, executive director of HVAC Excellence; Vice ChairmanSteven H. Allen, administrator of HVACR education and recruitment for the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada; TreasurerTom Crandell, director of the Corporate & Professional Development Center at Ferris State University; SecretaryWalter Jann, executive vice president of Legend Valve; DirectorDan Chiles, vice president of marketing for Watts Radiant; DirectorScott Berger, owner of mechanical service contractor Arista; and DirectorMichael Senter, chief executive officer of ABCO Refrigeration Supply Corp.

In other news, combustion analysis instrumentation manufacturer Bacharach Inc. has become a member of the council.