Recognition of Contribution

The Recognition of Contribution is presented to all members who actively contribute to the completion of a work item published by The Green Grid. Each recipient is awarded a certificate acknowledging their participation. 

2017 Recipients
ICT Capacity and Utilization Metrics
  • Daniel Gaffney, The Bank of New York Mellon
  • Leonid Rabinovich, Cisco
  • Michael Dunbar, Dell
  • James Espy, Dell
  • Gary Verdun, Dell
  • Mark Seymour, Future Facilities
  • Jay Dietrich, IBM
  • J Carlos Pratt, IBM
  • Todd Traver, IBM
  • Charles Carroll, Individual Member
  • Pierre Delforge, Individual Member
  • Phil Isaak, Individual Member
  • Rona Newmark, Individual Member
  • Jay Vincent, Intel
  • Henry Wong, Intel
  • Magnus Herrlin, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Dale Sartor, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • John Calhoon, Microsoft
  • Donald Goddard, NetApp
  • Roger Tipley, Schneider Electric
  • Dan Comperchio, Wildan Energy Solutions
Fluid Connector Best Practices for Liquid-Cooled Data Centers
  • Chris Chapman, Aavid Thermalloy
  • David Vranish, Colder Products Company
  • Pat McGinn, CoolIT Systems
  • Andy Wasieleski, CEJN
  • Tahir Cader, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
  • Nicolas Monnier, Staubli
2016 Recipients
Department of Energy Study Review
  • Donna Sadowy, AMD
  • Gary Verdun, Dell
  • Michael Palis, EMC
  • Rona Newmark, EMC
  • Jay Dietrich, IBM
  • Henry Wong, Intel
  • John Calhoon, Microsoft
  • Jay Taylor, Schneider Electric
  • Corban Lester, Willdan Energy Solutions
  • Pierre Delforge, Individual Member
  • Andrew Donoghue, Individual Member
  • Phil Hughes, Individual Member
  • Shlomo Novotny, Individual Member
The Performance Indicator: Assessing and Visualizing Data Center Cooling Performance
  • Tsann Chang, Dell
  • Maira Bana, Future Facilities Inc.
  • Mark Seymour, Future Facilities Inc.
  • Veerendra Para, IBM
  • Jay Vincent, Intel
  • Henry Wong, Intel
  • Bob Landstrom, Interxion
  • Danny Cummins, Siemens
  • David Wang, Teradata
  • James Betts, Individual Member
  • Magnus Herrlin, Individual Member
China Free Cooling Tool
  • Tsann Chang, Dell
  • David Wang, Teradata
Liquid Cooling Technology Update
  • Larry Vertal, Asetek A/S
  • Phil Hughes, Individual Member
  • Julius Neudorfer, Individual Member
  • Michael Ellsworth, IBM
  • Devdatta Kulkarni, Intel
  • Herbert Zien, LiquidCool Solutions, Inc.
Modern Assessment of the Susceptibility of Data Center Information Equipment to Power Outages and Disturbances
  • David Loucks, Eaton
  • George Navarro, Eaton
  • Mike Model, GE Energy Connections
  • Robert Schuerger, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
  • Pam Lembke, IBM
  • Henry Wong, Intel
  • Bob Landstrom, Interxion
  • Donalrd Goddard, NetApp Inc.
  • Bill Campbell, Vertiv
  • Dustin Becker, Vertiv
The Importance of Ride-Through Testing Data
  • Wayne Cook, Cell
  • Harry Handlin, GE Energy Connections
  • Mike Model, GE Energy Connections
  • Doug McIlvoy, Individual Member
  • Brian Griffith, Intel
  • Charlie Swiontek, Murata Manufacturing Co.
  • Donald Goddard, NetApp Inc.
  • Jim Spitaels, Schneider Electric
  • Alan French, Vertiv
Open Standard for Datacenter Availability
  • Rona Newmark, Individual Member
  • Lex Coors, Interxion
  • Bob Landstrom, Interxion
  • Robert Bunger, Schneider Electric
  • Roger Tipley, Schneider Electric
  • Lance Rutimann, Siemens
2015 Recipients
Free Power Quality
  • David Loucks, Eaton
  • George Navarro, Eaton
  • Dustin Becker, Emerson Network Power
  • Ian Bitterlin, Emerson Network Power
  • Bill Campbell, Emerson Network Power
  • Harry Handlin, GE Energy Management
  • David Mohr, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Robert Schuerger, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Pam Lembke, IBM
  • Henry Wong, Intel
  • Charlie Swiontek, Murata Manufacturing Co.
  • Donald Goddard, NetApp Inc.
  • Stephen McCluer, Schneider Electric
  • Jim Spitaels, Schneider Electric
Data Center Segmentation: Workload Archetypes
  • Henry Wong, Intel
Data Center Airflow Management Calculators
  • Ian Seaton, Chatsworth Products, Inc.
  • Jessica Rose, Energy Trust of Oregon
  • Plymouth Ansbergs, Google
  • Enrique Castro-Leon, Intel
  • Henry Wong, Intel
  • Bob Landstrom, Interxion
  • Cindy Strecker, PECI
  • Michelle Lichtenfels, PECI
  • Eloise Young, Philadelphia Gas Works
  • Victor Avelar, Schneider Electric
  • Steve Bryant, Schneider Electric
  • Ted Brown, Seattle City Light
  • Lars Strong, Upsite Technologies, Inc.
  • Corban Lester, Willdan Energy Solutions
  • Wenshu Fan, Individual Member
  • Magnus Herrlin, Individual Member
Analysis of the Server Efficiency Rating Tool
  • David Reiner, AMD
  • Donna Sadowy, AMD
  • Gary Verdun, Dell
  • Rona Newmark, EMC
  • Zeydy Ortiz, IBM
  • Joseph Prisco, IBM
  • Karthick Rajamani, IBM
  • Jay Dietrich, IBM
  • Shreeharsha Neelakantachar, IBM
  • Henry Wong, Intel
DCMM Annual Maintenance - 2015
  • Dave Loucks, Eaton
  • George Navarro, Eaton
  • Paul Bates, EMC
  • Rona Newmark, EMC
  • Bill Campbell, Emerson Network Power
  • Jack Pouchet, Emerson Network Power
  • Harry Handlin, GE Energy Management
  • Mike Model, GE Energy Management
  • Pam Lembke, IBM
  • Chris Molloy, IBM
  • Christophe Garnier, Schneider Electric
  • Steve McCluer, Schneider Electric
  • Roger Tipley, Schneider Electric
Engergy Star for Large Networking Equipment Draft 2 Test Method Feedback and Recommendations
  • Loenid Rabinovich, Cisco
  • Gary Verdun, Dell
  • Rona Newmark, EMC
  • Henry Wong, Intel
Survey and Promotion of the Data Center Maturity Model in Japan
  • Yuji Ishibashi, @TOKYO Corporation
  • Akio Yajima, Hitachi Systems, Ltd.
  • Yoshihiro Fujie, IBM Japan, Ltd.
  • Yasuhiro Nakai, NEC Corporation
  • Makoto Karaki, Schneider Electric Japan Inc.
  • Nobuo Sashida, Schneider Electric Japan Inc.
The Green Grid China: PUE Certification Program
  • Song Zhang, Centrin Data Systems Ltd.
  • Xiongwei Lian, Centrin Data Systems Ltd.
  • Jie Li, China Academy of Telecommunication Research
  • Baohong He, China Academy of Telecommunication Research
  • Tsann Chang, Dell
  • Rona Newmark, EMC
  • Caf Cao, Emerson Network Power
  • Jian Wu, Emerson Network Power
  • Guoqiang Li, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd
  • Ben Tao, Intel
  • Roger Tipley, Schneider Electric
  • David Wang, Teradata
The Green Grid Good Practices Japan
  • Yuji Ishibashi, @TOKYO Corporation
  • Yoshihiro Fujie, IBM Japan, Ltd.
  • Hajime Arimoto, Schneider Electric Japan Inc.
  • Hajime Takagi, Individual Member