Board of Governors
J. Steel Hutchinson, President & CEO, GFS Chemicals, Inc.
1st Vice Chair
Susan Ostrowski, Seniore Director, Global Accounts, DSM Pharmaceutical Products
2nd Vice Chair/ Treasurer
Charles (Chuck) Bennett, CEO, Dixie Chemical Company, Inc.
Immediate Past Chair
Dave Hurder, Vice President of Operations and Specialty Chemicals, McGean Inc.
David Doles, Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Sourcing, Lonza, Inc.
Gene Williams, President, Optima Chemical Group, LLC
Brian Denison, Vice President, Operations & HSE, Emerald Performance Materials, LLC
Craig Huffman, Director, Safety Services, Ashland, Inc.
Kate Donahue, President, Hampford Research, Inc.
Brian Scanlan, Board of Directors, Cambridge Major Laboratories, Inc.
Daniele Piergentili, Vice President, Pharma Ingredients & Services, BASF Corporation
David Fortune, Vice President, Sales & Business Development, KMCO
David Mielke, President & CEO, ChemDesign Products, Inc.
Andy Harris, CEO, Dash Multi-Corp
Mike Ott, President & CEO, Polysciences, Inc.
Stu Needleman, President & COO, Aptuit, Inc.
What Members Are Saying…
“SOCMA has had an extraordinary impact on the success of our business. There is no doubt that without SOCMA we definitely would not be as successful as we are today. The organization is an invaluable resource. We don’t part with dues dollars lightly, but believe every dollar spent with SOCMA has provided immeasurable returns.”