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American Glovebox Society (AGS) is a non-profit formed in 1986 for the purpose of advancing the science of glovebox and containment technology.





























































2017-18 Officers


2017-18 Directors

Nate Levene
Merrick & Company
  Mark Borland
Rick Hinkley
Tony Heinz
Leak Testing Specialists
  Paul Contreras
Kevin Kotter
Premier Technology, Inc.

Gary Partington

  Justin Dexter
MBraun, Inc.
John Newman
MBraun, Inc.
Immediate Past President
Greg Wunderlich
  Tim Gabriel

2018-2019 Slate of Candidates


President – Tony Heinz (by succession)
President-Elect – Gary Partington
Secretary/Treasurer – Justin Dexter
Immediate Past President – Nate Levene (by succession)

Paul Contreras, Director
John Newman, Director
Joe McVey, Director
Dan Payne, Director
Jose Rodriguez, Director
Greg Wunderlich, Director

Additional nominations may be generated by petitions signed by at least one percent of the regular voting members of record. 
Such petition shall be received not later than May 15th.


AGS Past Presidents


Greg Wunderlich, AECOM, 2016-2017
Justin Dexter, M.Braun, 2015-2016
Scott Hinds, Western Refining, 2014-2015
Paul Contreras, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2013-2014
Nate Levene, Merrick & Company, 2012-2013
Patrick Westover, Savannah River National Laboratory, 2011-2012
Jim Spolyar, SKAN US, 2010-2011
Keith Landy, Germfree, 2009-2010
Ken Rosenberg, Idaho National Laboratory, 2008-2009
Fidel Vigil, Los Alamos National Security., 2007-2008
John Newman, IP Sytems, Inc., 2006-2007
Trish Wright, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2005-2006
Mark Borland, Idaho National Laboratory, 2004-2005
Carl Fink, CTL Corp., 2003-2004
Lyle Freeman, Premier Technology, 2002-2003
Larry Tellier, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2001-2002
Ken Rosenberg, Argonne National Laboratory - West, 2000-2001
Keith Landy, Purified microEnvironments (a Div. of Germfree Laboratory), 1999-2000
Eliot Cook, Absolute Control Systems, 1998-1999
Ron Smith, Westinghouse Savannah River Company, 1997-1998
Floyd Hipshire, Lockheed Martin Energy Systems, Inc., 1996-1997
Jim Hines, Experienced Solutions Consultants, 1995-1996
Craig Johnson, Carlisle Life Sciences, 1994-1995
Joe Estrellado, Jr., Westinghouse Hanford, 1993-1994
Norine Harris, 1992-1993
Stan Schultheis, 1991-1992
Don Hofmann, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 1990-1991
William Jackson, Westinghouse Savannah River Company, 1989-1990
Keith Rensberger, Jona Machining, 1988-1989
Rodney Smith, BWXT Y-12, 1987-1988
Mike Mayr, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 1986-1987


Keystone Award Recipients

Rodney Smith, BWXT Y-12 (2001)
Dean Shipley, BWXT Y-12 (2002)
Arthur A. Frigo, Argonne National Laboratory (2003)
Larry Walkley, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2004)
Craig Johnson, CPS Barrier (2005)
Paul Smith, IP Systems (2006)
Carl Fink, CTL Corp. (2007)
Ken Rosenberg, Idaho National Laboratory (2008)
Ron Smith, Consultant (2009)
John Newman, IP Systems (2010)
Russ Krainiak, Integrated Containment Systems, LLC (2011)
Keith Rensberger, IP Systems (2012)
Patrick Westover, Savannah River National Laboratory (2014)
Cindy Lawton, Los Alamos National Laboratory (2015)
Paul Contreras, Los Alamos National Laboratory (2016)
Martyn Page, AWE (2017)


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