ASHRAE Recognizes Outstanding Achievement of Paul Francisco


Pamela Bedient, ARI

On June 30, 2020, Paul W. Francisco, Fellow Member ASHRAE, of the Central Illinois Chapter, received the Donald Bahnfleth Environmental Health Award, which recognizes excellence in volunteer service focused on environmental health issues. Awards are scheduled to be presented at the 2021 ASHRAE Winter Conference, January 23-27, 2021 in Chicago, IL.

Francisco is Associate Director for Building Science, Applied Research Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois.

ASHRAE is a global professional society committed to serve humanity by advancing the arts and sciences of heating ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration and their allied fields.

As an industry leader in research, standards writing, publishing, certification and continuing education, ASHRAE and its members are dedicated to promoting a healthy and sustainable built environment for all, through strategic partnerships with organizations in the HVAC&R community and across related industries.