The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) announced changes to its Executive Committee and Board of Directors effective January 1, 2024. 

Shamsi Gravel, vice president of Regional Development, Evonik, and David White, senior vice president for Quality and Risk Management, Sika, are new members of the Executive Committee who will serve two-year terms. 

Paul Emery, regional head of sales, LANXESS, Juan Gaytan, VP, MS Polymers, Kaneka North America, and Marco Kubitza, chief officer, Sales and Marketing, Jowat, are newly elected directors of the ASC Board who will serve three-year terms. 

Those that have been reelected to the board to serve three-year terms are, Damon Hollis, global key account director, Synthomer, Mark Schneider, owner, Albion Engineering, Tom Stewart, regional business director, Durable Goods, NA Building Components, Bostik, David White, senior vice president for Quality and Risk Management, Sika, and Chuck Williams, senior technical director, Avery Dennison.

“The Adhesive and Sealant Council is fortunate to be led by experienced leaders within the industry dedicated to its continued growth,” said ASC President William E. Allmond, IV. “ASC is well positioned in 2024 for success, as our membership continues to grow as does demand for ASC’s Certificate Program.” “As President, I look forward to collaborating with ASC’s newly elected directors as they bring their industry voice on adding value to ASC membership.”

ASC’s Board includes 22 directors representing manufacturers, suppliers, and academia in North America. 

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