Membership Promotion

Ken Mathekal

Ken Mathekal

Membership Promotion Chair

Mechanical Engineer at M&R Engineering

Phone: 902-422-7393

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Charlotte Nauss

Membership Promotion Co-Chair

Mechanical Engineer at CBCL Ltd.

Phone: 902-421-7241 x2782

The Membership Promotion Committee publicizes the aims, activities, achievements, and scientific and educational purposes of the Society to encourage qualified persons to apply for membership. The committee also monitors the chapter’s membership demographics and, where appropriate, adjusts or creates programs to ensure that individuals from all demographic backgrounds are being equally attracted to ASHRAE.


As a member, you get a say in what happens. ASHRAE is a grassroots society, so all voices matter.
In addition, there are membership discounts on all activities, training and documentation.

Connect & Engage

Explore the many communities for ASHRAE members and see how you can get involved. Whether you’re looking to expand your network or give back, there is a path for you at ASHRAE.


Get access to the world’s largest knowledge base of HVACR related technical information. Members get:


Whether you are an experienced professional, new to the industry, or still in school, ASHRAE has learning opportunities for you.

  • ASHRAE Learning Institute offers instructor-led courses for individuals and groups, in-person and virtually.
  • Qualifying members may select to receive one free individual ASHRAE eLearning Course during the join and renew process. eLearning is affordable, convenient, on-demand learning for individuals or groups.
  • ASHRAE Conferences include robust technical sessions and access to technical papers, and PDHs, and new members get one free Annual or Winter Conference registration.
  • YEA Leadership Programs offer learning opportunities to members age 35 and younger.
  • Become ASHRAE Certified in any of ASHRAE’s 7 certification programs to set yourself apart.

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