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educator , consultant , mechanical engineer

Charles Lafayette Proctor, II, American mechanical engineer, educator, consultant. Registered professional engineer, Florida.

Background

II, Charles Lafayette Proctor, was born on November 21, 1954 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States. Son of Charles Lafayette and Marjorie E. (Purdue) P.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1976. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1981.

Career

Assistant professor mechanical engineering University Florida, Gainesville, 1981-1986, associate professor, 1986-1998, director Combustion Laboratory, 1981-1989, member graduate studies faculty, 1982-1987, member doctoral research faculty, 1987-1994, research assistant professor department orthopaedics and rehabilitation, 1998-1999. Presenter technical meetings, member Federal Emergency Management Agency Emergency Management Institute on Designing Building Fire Safety, presenter on flood protective design and wind engineering. Member hazardous waste incinerator permit writers workshop.

President Proctor Engineering Research & Consultant, Inc., Gainesville, since 1984. President ENVIRECO, Inc., Gainesville, 1986-1992. Owner, manager Third Millenium Technologies, since 1995.

Board directors Florida Engineers Management Corporation.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Florida.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief: Forensic Engineering Handbook. Contributor articles to professional journals, also encyclopedia sections.

Politics

The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.

Views

Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.

Membership

Member American Society for Testing and Materials (secretary 1984-1986, chairman committee on thermal processes 1986-1991), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (regional operating board 1986-1988, Region XI Gator Section chairman 1996-1999, board on professional practice and ethics 1996, Region XI Ouststanding Faculty Advisor award 1986), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (ex-officio member committee on examinations for professional engineers since 1999), American Society Engineering Education, Society Automotive Engineers, Combustion Institute (operating board eas. section 1985-1991), National Fire Protection Association, Air and Waste Management Association, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, biomedical Engineering Society, Marinas and Boatyards, Pi Tau Sigma.

Connections

Married Dixie Lee Huffer, May 22, 1976. Children: Christina Nicole, Courtney Alexandra, Daniel Charles Doyal.

father:
Charles Lafayette P.

mother:
Marjorie E. (Purdue) P.

spouse:
Dixie Lee Huffer

child:
Courtney Alexandra II

child:
Christina Nicole II

child:
Daniel Charles Doyal II