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Exponent Manager Receives SAE 2009 Forest R. McFarland Award


January 12, 2009

William N. Newberry has been elected to receive the Forest R. McFarland Award, which will be presented at the 2009 SAE World Congress in April. This Award recognizes individuals for their outstanding contributions toward the work of the SAE Engineering Meetings Board (EMB) in the planning, development, and dissemination of technical information through technical meetings, conferences, and professional development programs or outstanding contributions to the EMB operations in facilitating or enhancing the interchange of technical information.

Established in 1979, the Award is administered by the EMB and honors the late Forest R. McFarland who was himself an outstanding session organizer, chairman of the Activity previously known as Passenger Car Activity, and a member of the EMB. The EMB specifically acknowledges Mr. Newberry’s efforts and leadership in contributions to the EMB Land and Sea Group.