Gary Davis, Chair
Gary Davis serves as President of Aetna Plastics

David Chilcote, Vice Chair
David Chilcote is Chairman of Tap Packaging Solutions and The Chilcote Company.

Steve Paavola, Secretary/Treasurer
Steve Paavola is Controller at Equipment Manufacturers International.

Ken Patsey
Ken Patsey is President and Executive Director at Manufacturing Works.

Additional Board Members

Pete Accorti, Talan Products, Inc.


Renee Avampato, JRN Group, Inc.


Bridgette Berthelot, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company


Dan Collins, Wire Products Company


Mark Dawson, Cleveland Steel Tool Co.


James Domingo, The Domingo Group LLC


Jason Drake, Dan T. Moore Company


Jessica Hartman, RSM US LLP


Jennifer Horn,  Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

John Hund


Mark Kovach, ArcelorMittal


Marilyn Kysela, KeyCorp


Jay O’Neill, Immediate Past Chair, Lane Steel Co., Inc.


Tim Rosengarten, Voss Industries, Inc. 


Jack Schron, Jr., Jergens, Inc.


Tom Schumann, Kitzel Inc.

Leslie Yerkes, Catalyst Consulting Group, Inc.

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