At the biennial ASPE-EPE banquet in Long Beach, Calif., Oct. 28, the ASPE Board inducted S. Jerry McDanal, CET, CIPE/CPD, CSI, F-ASPE, vice president engineering Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co., into the College of Fellows. McDanal, along with 19 of his colleagues, was one of the first to receive this accolade for the American Society of Plumbing Engineers.
The College of Fellows recognizes ASPE members of established reputation who have made significant, sustained contributions to the plumbing engineering and design profession in the areas of contracting and manufacturing. McDanal retains the ASPE Fellow designation for life, and receives a special College of Fellows ASPE lapel pin and award plaque announcing his induction. In addition, each ASPE Fellow is entitled to use the designation F-ASPE after his name.
“As a senior member of the Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. team, we to would like to recognize Mr. McDanal for his outstanding service, leadership and vision at Smith, ASPE, and to the plumbing and drainage industry,” the manufacturer announced in a statement.