Feb. 17, 2017: Gabriel Restrepo has been appointed as a Member of the Environmental Technologies Trade Advisory Committee at the International Trade Administration at the U.S. Department of Commerce. Restrepo is an area manager for Latin American sales for ACIPCO International, a division of the American Cast Iron Pipe Company. Restrepo has worked for ACIPCO since 1985, and he has worked at the international sales division for about twenty-four years. His post on the Committee, which is scheduld to run until August 18, 2018, is scheduled to involve working as a representative from the company and the water and wastewater portion of the country's environmental technology industry. The Committee advises on the development and administration of programs to expand the country's exports of environmental products, goods, services and technologies. Restrepo is an Auburn University engineering alumnus.