Bethesda, Maryland -- The US Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) will have a new leadership structure from 1 Jan 2013,which includes changes in the officers leading the organisation, the executive committee and seven new board members.
The changes, part of a regular cycle of volunteer leadership changes, are as follows:
Chair: Rusty Thompson, president and ceo, Evans Adhesive Corp.;
Treasurer: Andy Johnston, vice president, Adhesives, Ashland Performance Materials;
Past chair: Glenn Frommer, president, ADCO Products;
President: Matt Croson, ASC
New exec cttee member 2013: Traci Jensen, vice president Americas Adhesives, H.B. Fuller;
New board members 2013
Gerhard Haas, vice president, Manufacturing, Jowat Corp.;
Traci Jensen, vice president Americas Adhesives, H.B. Fuller;
Chris Stevens, general manager, ITW Performance Polymers;
John Meccia, vice president, Paper Converting, Packaging, Consumer Goods and Construction Adhesives, Henkel Corp;
John McLaughlin, president and ceo, DAP;
Steve Meenan, business director - Adhesives & Sealants, 3M; and
Lex Reynolds, president, Reynolds Group.
"ASC has a well-rounded volunteer leadership team including senior management, technical experts and a mix of large, medium and small business entities," notes ASC president Croson. "But even more importantly, the Council's leadership is made up of forward-thinking, action-oriented individuals who are ready and willing to collaborate to ensure the industry is dynamic, vibrant and focused on innovation."