Semiconductor industry veteran and advocate James J. (Jim) Greed of Angels Camp, California passed suddenly on May 2. He was a lifelong champion of the semiconductor industry and tirelessly supported SEMI throughout his career. He served for 11 years on the SEMI International Board of Directors including a term as Chairman of the global industry association. He also had career-long participation supporting SEMI International Standards efforts and recent leadership in work to move forward with the next silicon substrate size, 450mm diameter wafers.