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Tel: + 1 919 485 8700 | Fax: +1 919 485 8706
Email: [email protected]
Dr. Greta Heydenrych, Executive Director
Dr Greta Heydenrych is the Executive Director of IUPAC. Greta is responsible for the oversight of all operational aspects of IUPAC’s work. Prior to her position at IUPAC, Greta worked for Wiley-VCH, initially as a journal editor and later on in business development, which included business intelligence and new journal launches. Greta hails from South Africa, where she did her PhD in computational chemistry at the University of Stellenbosch, followed by a post-doctoral stay at the Philipps-Universität Marburg in Germany.
Dr. Lynn M. Soby is the former Executive Director of IUPAC, a position she held for eight years, from July 2015 to October 2022. Prior to this role, she was Vice President of Innovation and Commercialization at Research Triangle Institute (RTI) where she created and directed the Office of Innovation and Commercialization, and was responsible for the Institute’s innovation, IP portfolio and commercialization efforts in the areas of Clean Energy, Engineering, Chemistry, Medical Devices, Predictive Analytics, Healthcare Economics and Environmental modeling. She holds a BS Chemistry from Boston College, MS Chemistry from Ohio University, PhD and MBA from Case Western Reserve University and is respected for developing and nurturing strategic collaborations, partnerships and alliances. She holds 9 US Patents and has publications in fields of atherogenesis, bioanalytical chemistry, biochemistry, macromolecular chemistry and polymer science.
Dr. Fabienne Meyers, Associate Director and Managing Editor Chemistry International
Dr. Fabienne Meyers, originally from Belgium, works remotely from her office at Boston University’s Chemistry Department. She is responsible for the publication of Chemistry International and works within IUPAC’s organizations and with external authors to develop each unique issue of CI. In addition, she is responsible for the management of the Project System and works closely with the Divisions, Standing Committees, volunteers and the Project Committee on the selection and approval of projects. Fabienne works closely with Tammy to provide the information needed to prepare the project financial reports. Fabienne is intimately involved in all IUPAC’s publications and works closely with our publishing partner, DeGruyter. Fabienne is responsible for the IUPAC Conference programs (both Endorsed and Financially supported) and works closely with Enid to manage the requests for endorsement. This is key activity of IUPAC, our Divisions and Committees as well as our National Adhering Organizations.
Ms. Tammy K. Bridges, Financial Controller, CPA
[email protected] Tel.: +1 919 485 8704
Tammy Bridges, originally from Wisconsin, joined the IUPAC Secretariat as our Financial Controller in October 2018. She is responsible for IUPAC’s accounting and financial systems, regulatory reporting and administering the annual audit. She is responsible for the accuracy of financial records to provide timely financial reports and manage our cash flow. Tammy also provides support to the Executive Director for tax filings, human resources, payroll, insurance, financial reports and Project Reports. Tammy is responsible for Claim Form reimbursements, working closely with Enid and our volunteers.
Mrs. Linda Y. Tapp, retired as of 31 December 2019 after serving 20 years at IUPAC
Please contact Ms. Enid Weatherwax for any questions regarding the Affiliate Membership Program or Ms. Tammy Bridges for any Financial-related questions.
Ms. Enid M. Weatherwax, Administrative Assistant
[email protected] Tel.: +1 919 485 8701
Enid, originally from Jamaica, is responsible for initiation of our Claim Form process and forms. She is responsible for managing the main email of secretariat [at] iupac [dot] org and directing all communications to the Secretariat staff, volunteers, and officers. She is responsible for all IUPAC’s appointment letters and communications to our volunteers. She manages the Poster Prizes for conferences and some of our Awards programs. Enid manages the office operations and is responsible for all logistics pertaining to the General Assemblies, Executive Committee meetings and Bureau meetings. Enid works closely with the Secretary General and Dr. Meyers on the project communications as well as Membership communications. Enid truly enjoys working with our volunteers and all members around the world.