Sep 16, 2016

Ingevity’s Shana McCabe, Monica Ford named chairs of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers’ Cleveland and Chicago sections


NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Sept. 16, 2016 – Ingevity’s Shana McCabe, global business manager, lubricants and metalworking fluid additives, has been elected to serve on the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers’ (STLE) Cleveland section board as the Educational Chair. Monica Ford, Ph.D., Invevity’s senior surface scientist, lubricants and metalworking fluid additives, has been selected to serve on the STLE’s Chicago section board as the co-chair for the Commercial Marketing Forum.

McCabe and Ford will hold these positions with these STLE sections for the 2016 – 2017 session. In this role, McCabe will be organizing an education seminar, selecting the student to be awarded the STLE Cleveland section scholarship and helping plan various board meetings. Ford, will assist in the organization and execution of the annual Commercial Marketing Forum held by the STLE Chicago section.

At Ingevity, McCabe is focused on creating and executing the global strategy for the lubricants business. She is also author of Ingevity’s Abridged Addition, a monthly newsletter focused on the top five articles affecting the lubricants industry. She has her finger on the pulse of the lubricants industry, which makes her an excellent choice for this role.

“I look forward to my year as the educational chair,” said McCabe. “You can expect to see updates on our progress in the Abridged Addition.”

“We are excited to have Shana on the Cleveland STLE board,” said Leah Morris, president, STLE Cleveland board. “Shana brings extensive industry expertise, which will greatly benefit the board.”

At Ingevity, Ford supports technical efforts for the lubricants market. She brings a vast background of lubricants experience to the STLE Chicago section board.

“Serving on the STLE Chicago section is an honor,” said Ford. “I’m excited to bring some fresh, innovative ideas to the table for the annual commercial forum.”

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Ingevity: Purify, Protect and Enhance
Ingevity provides specialty chemicals and high-performance carbon materials and technologies that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, printing inks and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures and brings to market products and processes that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Headquartered in North Charleston, S.C., Ingevity operates from 25 locations around the world and employs approximately 1,500 people. For more information, visit


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