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

frm. 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

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

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