"Carlos Fighetti was elected president of the American Orchid Society at the organization's recent annual Members' Meeting in St. Louis.Fighetti, who lives in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, is a retired senior research associate of the Engineering School at Columbia University in New York, where he was the director of a research laboratory working on the safety of power-generating nuclear reactors."
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