FRANK MENCHACA: President SAE International (SAE)

Frank Menchaca is the President of SAE International (SAE). He was also the president and founder of start up, Sustainable Mobility Solutions, which discovers, incubates, develops and demonstrates initiatives that lead the mobility industries in progressing to net zero emissions. Experienced in product, marketing, events, professional development and international businesses. Demonstrated success in growing revenue for commercial and non-profit organizations with STEM and humanities product.

Skilled in Information Publishing, Lifelong Learning, Libraries, Marketing Strategy, International Business Development and Content Management. Strong entrepreneur with an advanced degree in English Language and Literature/Letters from Yale University. Professional Certification program at MIT, Chief Sustainability Officer. US-EU citizen. Published author. Speaker. Musician and visual artist.

SAE is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial vehicle industries. Our core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. At our core, we champion diverse collaboration across companies and borders that embodies our dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

Founded in 1905, SAE strives to serve its primary constituents in a variety of ways. Through its globally-recognized magazines, Automotive Engineering International, Aerospace Engineering, and Off Highway Engineering, SAE informs the mobility community about the latest developments in the field.SAE’s broad array of technical, historical, and statistical publications are distributed to customers in more than 65 countries annually. SAE’s Training and Professional Development capabilities have been expanded in the past 20 years – SAE now produces more than 450 separate professional development events every year.