New NACE International President elected

13 April 2018

MATCOR, Inc., the trusted full-service provider of proprietary cathodic protection products, systems, services and corrosion engineering solutions, has announced that Senior Engineer and Pipeline Practice Lead, Jeffrey L. Didas has been elected to the position of President for NACE International (NACE), the Worldwide Corrosion Authority. 

His term as President will be for one year and will commence at the close of the NACE Corrosion Conference & Expo 2018 that is taking place next week from April 15 to 19 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona.

As President, Didas will advise, govern, oversee policy and direction, and assist with the leadership and promotion of NACE International to support the organisation’s mission. He will also serve as Chairman of the executive committee and an Officer of the association. His responsibilities will include presiding at all official functions of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee, including the annual membership meeting of the association and the annual NACE banquet. This position is part of Didas’ five-year commitment to NACE following previous roles as Vice President Elect and Vice President. Following his term as President, he will serve one year as Past President and one year on the nominating committee.

Didas, an industry expert sought worldwide and active NACE member since 1975, has 44 years of diverse corrosion experience working for pipeline and energy company owner-operators and most recently for MATCOR.

Pictured: Mr. Jeffrey L. Didas
Image courtesy of NACE International