In Memoriam: NFPA’s First Executive Director Passes Away

In Memoriam

Jim Morgan, NFPA’s Technical Director, CEO, and founder of ISO/TC 131 from 1965 – 1988 died on March 24, 2016 in Venice, Florida. He was 92 years old. Originally from Kenosha, Wisconsin, Morgan was a graduate of Marquette University College of Engineering and a Registered Professional Engineer. Morgan was also heavily involved with the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS), which included championing the Certification Program. Survivors include five children, eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and three US Fluid Power Patents.

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