Board of Directors


Board Chair 
John Taylor
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs & Communications
LG Electronics USA Inc.
 

First Vice Chair 
Patricia Bassett
Vice President, Global New Product Development and Innovation
Newell Brands Inc.

Second Vice Chair 
Tim Ferry
Group President, Tools & Home Products
Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions

Treasurer 
Dochul Choi
Senior Vice President, Global Business & Technology Strategy
Samsung Electronics America, Inc.

Immediate Past Chair 
Melanie Cook
Chief Operating Officer
GE Appliances, a Haier company

President and CEO
Joseph M. McGuire 
Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers

Members 

Andy Chinmulgund
CEO
Bruviti 
Chair, AHAM Supplier Division 

Winston S. Lindsay, III
CEO
Lindsay Manufacturing, Inc.

Deborah Mudway
Senior Vice President of Global Marketing
Helen of Troy-Health & Home

D. Jeffrey Noel
Corporate Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs
Whirlpool Corporation

Jim Patullo
Senior Vice President Global Operations, Home Division
Spectrum Brands, Inc. 

Steve Polinski
Chief Safety and Regulatory Officer
Miele, Inc.

James Sanduski 
President
Sharp Home Electronics Company of America 

Paul V. Sikir
Vice President of Design Engineering
Sub-Zero Inc. 

Manfred Staebler
Vice President, Government Affiars
BSH Home Appliances Corporation 

Daniel Query
Vice President and General Manager, Product Line
Electrolux Home Products NA

Daniel Zrubeck
Vice President and Country Manager
De’Longhi Canada 
Chair, AHAM Canada Council

Ex-Officio Directors

Tom Siwek 
Vice President, Safety & Compliance 
Shark Ninja Operating, LLC
Chair, AHAM Portable Appliance Division

Andrew Doberstein
President, U-Line, Marvel Refrigeration, Middleby Residential Canada
The Middleby Corporation 
Chair, Major Appliance Division

Lenore Kaplan
Head of Competitor Intelligence for The Americas
Dyson 
Chair, AHAM Floor Care Division