Who We Are

The MC-NACS is a charitable and educational organization incorporated for the purpose of promoting and encouraging the advancement of the science of catalysis and those scientific disciplines acillary thereto. We supply educational services to members and other interested individuals; organize and participate in professional meetings of scientists; report, discuss, and exchange information and viewpoints in the field of catalysis; and liaise with the North American Catalysis Society and its other local chapters.


Executive Board


Ming Yang

Clemson University


Krishina Janmachi

The Dow Chemical Company


Bryan R. Goldsmith

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

NACS Representative

Eric Stangland

The Dow Chemical Company


Galen B. Fisher

The University of Michigan


Stephanie Brock

Wayne State University

Past President

Andrew (Bean) Getsoian

Ford Motor Company