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CSIA announces new board

Jul 19, 2019

The Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) announced its new board of directors during its recent 2019 Executive Conference in Asheville, N.C.

Luigi De Bernardini, CEO of Autoware S.R.L. in Vicenza, Italy, was named board chair. He replaces Jeff Miller, project management director at Interstates Control Systems Inc. in Sioux Center, Iowa, who remains on the board as immediate past chair. “I'm very honored to serve in this position and proud to be the first non-U.S. chair,” says De Bernardini. “It means a lot to me and the international members, who travel thousands of miles every year to attend the executive conference.”

The board's other new members include new treasurer Adrian Fahey, CEO of Sage Automation in Tonsley, Australia, and new members Karen Griffin, controls and automation division leader at Hargrove Controls + Automation in Mobile, Ala.; Frank Riordan, president of DMC Inc. in Chicago, Illinois; and Greg Young, director of business development at Automation NTH in Lavergne, Tenn. They join current board members Howard Huffman, CEO of Huffman Engineering Inc. in Lincoln, Neb., and Stephen Malyszko, president and CEO of Malisko Engineering Inc. in St. Louis.