David Lionga, EIT
Government Affairs Chair
David is serving as Government Affairs Chair for a second year following his success of achieving government affairs goals his first year as chair.
David is currently in the Engineering and Contracting Sales role at O’Dell Associated
Company: O’Dell Associates
Education: Western University, Mechanical Engineering (2016 – 2020)
Interests: Soccer, History
Phone: 905-681-3901; ext: 302
Government Affairs (GA) organizes members to educate all levels of government and officials in areas of interest to our members, and to promote effective cooperation between ASHRAE members and government. This includes the following activities:
- Maintaining tools to train and enable chapter members to effect positive interactions with government entities in their communities.
- Keeping local, provincial and state governments updated on technical issues.
- Serving as a clearinghouse of government adoptions of ASHRAE-developed and endorsed standards, guidelines and positions.
- Coordinating dissemination of governmental activities-related information to members and obtaining feedback from chapter and individual member government activities.