History – Chapter Timeline

June 21, 1962

The Central Florida Chapter of ASHRAE was founded with 70 area assigned members. Chapter geographical boundaries stretch as far north as Ormond Beach, as far south as Vero Beach, eastward to the Atlantic Ocean, and westward to Leesburg and Lakeland.


January 11, 1979

Originally part of ASHRAE Region IV, the new Region XII was formed containing seven chapters:  Jacksonville, Florida West Coast, Miami, Central Florida, Gold Coast, Puerto Rico, Southwest Georgia, and the Gulfstream Chapter.