Steven L. Chaloupka has been involved in the cooling and gear industries for 26 years and currently serves as Vice President - Sales & Business Development for Amarillo Gear Company LLC, located in Amarillo, Texas USA. Employed since 1993, Steven is involved with Amarillo Gear's worldwide sales of specialized mechanical components for wet cooling towers, air-cooled condensers, heat exchangers and vertical turbine pumps. Steven graduated in 1978 from Texas Tech University with a B.S. from the College of Engineering.
Steven has been involved with the Cooling Technology Institute (CTI) for 26 years. Positions include past CTI President in 2006/2007, current CTI Treasurer, 3-time CTI Board of Directors member, standing member of the Past President’s Council and past Chairman of the Finance Committee.