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PPG Collegium Members 

Name

Business Affiliation

Mehran Arbab

Glass

Glass & Coatings on Glass Innovations, President's Award

James Barter

Corporate

Enviornment Health & Safety 

Wayne Chang

Coatings

Urethane Coatings, Elastomeric Coatings, Presedent's Award

Roger M. Christenson

Coatings

Cationic Electrocoat, Duracron Coil Coatings, President's Award

Suryya Das

Coatings

Microgel High Solids Coatings, Dispersion, President' s Award

Colonel R. Dilmore

Chemicals

Electrolytic Cell Innovations, President's Award

Ross Dowbenko

Coatings

Microgel High Solids Coatings, Resin Synthesis, President's Award

Charles K. Edge

Glass 

Glass Process Innovations, President's Award 

Philippe Faucher

Coatings 

Built the European Cationic Electrocoat Technical Group and Business 

James J. Finley

Glass

Coatings on Glass Innovations, President's Award, PPG Fellow

F. Howard Gillery

Glass

Coatings on Glass Innovations, President's Award

Frank H. Green

Corporate

Innovations in Fiber Glass, Sr. Corporate Leader

Charles B. Greenberg

Glass

Coatings on Glass Innovations, President's Award, PPG Fellow

Joseph A. Gulotta

Glass

Glass Process Innovations, President's Award

Marvis Hartman

Coatings

Elastomeric and Automotive Coatings, Ceramiclear, President's Award

Robert Heithoff

Glass

Glass Innovations, President's Award

Hilary E. Holste

Coatings

Adoptation of innovative resins to Manufacturing; Cationic, Waterbase Basecoats

Yu Jiao

Glass

Innovations in Model based process control within Glass, Aerospace and Fiberglass

Harlan Johnson

Chemicals

Innovations in Colloidal Silicas

Charles M. Kania

Coatings

Innovations in Resin Technology

David B. Knowles

Chemicals

Transitions dye development, Commercial OLED dopants, President’s award

Gerald E. Kunkle

Glass

Glass Process Innovations, President's Award

Ernest Lawton

Fiber Glass

Innovations in Fiber Glass yarn and fabric technology

Gregory J. McCollum

Coatings

Electrocoat ; Waterbased Basecoat; Presidents Award, PPG Fellow 

John F. McConnell

Glass

Glass Process Innovations, President's Award

James B. O'Dwyer

Coatings

Elastomeric Coatings; Automotive Coatings; President's Award

Kurt Olson

Coatings

Ceramiclear ; Industrial Elecrocoat; Automotive Coatings

E. Kears Pollock

Corporate

Intellectual Properties, R&D leadership, Sr. Corporate Leader

Ronald L. Schwenninger

Glass

Innovations in Glass coatings, packing and measurement

Ahmed Sharaby

Coatings

Innovations in Aerospace Sealants

John Sopko

Glass

Glass Process Innovations, President's Award

William Uhl

Law

Intellectual Properties, Developer of significant coatings patent portfolios

Barry Van Gemert

Optical

Transitions Lenses dye development, President's Award

Melvin P. Wagner

Chemicals

Innovations in Colloidal Silicas

Alan Wang

Coatings

Innovations in Chemicals discovery group

James C. Watson

Fiber Glass

Direct draw process development

Cletus Welch

Optical

Transitions Lenses process development, President's Award 

Stephen R. Zawacky

Coatings

Innovations in Electrocoat, President's Award

Robert R. Zwack

Coatings

Cationic Electrocoat; Ultrafiltration; Presidents Award