Francis Dietz, Vice President, Public Affairs
Arlington, Va. – The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) today announced the promotion of Caroline Davidson-Hood to be the association's General Counsel, effective immediately. Caroline joined AHRI in January 2015 as Associate General Counsel.
Prior to joining AHRI, Caroline was an attorney at Washington law firm Patton Boggs from 2008 until 2013, when she joined Caterpillar, Inc. as a Products Counsel. Prior to her work in the corporate world, Caroline spent a year as a wildland fire fighter in Lake Tahoe.
"Our members and our industry have been well-served by Caroline's knowledge of the body of law associated with federal agencies and the legislative and regulatory processes, and we are happy to have the opportunity to recognize her substantial contributions with this promotion," said Stephen Yurek, AHRI President & CEO.
Caroline is a 2003 graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and a 2008 graduate of UC Berkeley School of Law.
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) is the trade association representing manufacturers of air conditioning, heating, and commercial refrigeration, and water heating equipment. An internationally recognized advocate for the industry, AHRI develops standards for and certifies the performance of many of these products. AHRI's 300+ member companies manufacture quality, efficient, and innovative residential and commercial air conditioning, space heating, water heating, and commercial refrigeration equipment and components for sale in North America and around the world.