About Us

Board of Directors

Officers

Klaus Zellmer

Chairman

President & CEO
Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Steven Markham

Vice Chairman

President
Musent, LLC

Thomas Topp

Treasurer

Senior Vice President & CFO
Heidelberg USA, Inc.

Teri A. Simmons

Secretary

Director, International/Immigration Practice Group
Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP

Board of Directors (in alphabetical order)

Kirk Atkinson

President & CEO
abatAdah Group, Inc.

Craig Baartman

Director – Manufacturing Operations
Continental Tire the Americas, LLC

Lothar Burger

CEO
Dhollandia MFG LLC

Stefan Caspari

Vice President and General Manager, Grain and Protein
AGCO Corporation

S.A. de Kock

CPA & Managing Partner
Rödl Langford de Kock LLP

Knudt Flor

President & CEO
BMW Manufacturing Co., Inc.

Dr. Bernhard Goepelt

Senior Vice President/Chief Legal Counsel
The Coca-Cola Company

Ronald Grosse

Executive Director / CFO
Bertrandt US, INC.

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg

President & CEO
Spitzberg Partners

Christian Halpaus

CEO & President
IFF Inc.

Sonja Heinrich

President of I.K. Hofmann USA
I.K. Hofmann GmbH

Dr. Michael Jacquorie

Managing Director Airport Operations Process Design
Delta Air Lines Inc.

Dr. Wolfgang Kneer

President & Member of the Board
SWJ – Technology, LLC

Nicole Koesling

Senior Vice President Human Resources
Volkswagen Group of America Atlanta, Chattanooga Operations, LLC

Sibylle Mair

Vice President of Finance & Controlling
Hansgrohe, Inc.

Joseph Mozzali

CFO International & Supply Chain & Freight
United Parcel Service of America, Inc

Carsten Salewski

Member of the Executive Board – Sales, Marketing and International Business
Viscom AG

Mirko Schueppel

President
BIM Results LLC

Ulrich Stockheim

Founder
USC Ulrich Stockheim Communications

Crispin Teufel

CFO
Lincare Holdings, Inc.

Christian Treiber

Vice President, Customer Services
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC

Dennis Wagner

President & CEO
BESTAR Steel Group

Rolf Wrona

Vice President of Human Resources
Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc.

Hans-Jürgen Zachrau

Vice President
AIRBUS DS Space Systems, Inc.

Gerrit Zwergel

Senior VP of Finance and CFO
Koenig & Bauer (US) Inc.

Chapter Directors

Dr. Henning O. Bruns

North Carolina

Managing Director Americas
CON MOTO Consulting Group Inc.

Vincenc Pearson, Esq.

South Carolina

Corporate Counsel/NAI
DAA Draexlmaier Automotive of America LLC

Heiko Juerges

Tennessee

President & CEO
Hönigsberg & Düvel Corporation

n.a.

Florida

n.a.

Dallas/Texas

Honorary Directors

Klaus E. Becker
Hans J. Damp
Dieter Elsner
Peter Halpaus
Thomas J. Harrold Jr.
Uwe Hinrichs
Dr. Eike Jordan
Dr. Dieter B. Rathke
Wolfgang Schmidt
Robin Spratlin