Filtration Technology Corporation (FTC) is proud to announce that Vice President of Technology Chris Wallace has been elected to a two-year term on the Board of Directors of the American Filtration & Separation Society (AFS). The term is set to run from September 2019 to September 2021.
Chris has previously held a variety of positions within AFS, serving on both the Corporate Sponsors Committee (2008-present) and the Executive Committee (2012-16), as a past Board Member (2016-18), as Chairman of the Board (2014-15), and as President of the Southwest Chapter (2010-12).
Since he joined FTC in 2003, Chris has been involved in production engineering, application engineering, research and development, and technical sales of filtration and separation products for liquid/solid, gas/solid, liquid/liquid, and gas/liquid applications. He holds a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Tulane University.
AFS is the leading resource for academic and industry-based professionals in all areas of filtration and separation. It was founded in 1987 as a technical educational nonprofit organization that provides a forum for exchange of information among engineers, scientists, and technologists in all areas of the fluid/particle separation field. Each spring, the Annual Technical Conference & Expo is sponsored to present over 100 papers on a wide-ranging list of subjects and to host an exposition showcasing industry related products and services by 75+ exhibitors.
FTC was founded in 1987 to provide the best industrial filtration and separation solutions that bring clear value to customers. Today, FTC provides products and service to general industrial manufacturing, oil & gas, chemical production, power generation, food & beverage, and water treatment markets. The company operates with a stated goal to maximize performance and minimize overall cost of ownership by providing technical assistance, quick response times, and ongoing leadership in research and development. FTC maintains manufacturing, research, and corporate office facilities in Houston, Texas, as well as an online presence at www.ftc-houston.com.