Amos E. Holt, vice president of environmental, safety and quality systems for Southwest Research Institute®, San Antonio, has been named president-elect of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), New York. Holt, a fellow and honorary member of ASME, will become the Society’s 128th president when he begins his one-year term in June 2009.

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