Dan, PhD ChE Yale 1984, is a Professor and Gallogly Chair at OU. He specializes in heterogeneous catalysis and nanostructured materials for applications in energy, fuels, chemicals. He has been editor of the Journal of Catalysis and member of several editorial boards in heterogeneous catalysis. He has been author of 280+ publications and 40+ industrial patents. He has received ~ 25,000 citations, h-index 79. He has advised 110+ graduate students/postdocs. He is Chair of the ACS Catalysis Division, President Elect of GPCS, and current representative of GPCS in the Board of the North American Catalysis Society. Dan wishes to continue promoting and representing GPCS at the national level.