Board of Directors

Board Chair 
Melanie K. Cook 
Chief Operating Officer 
GE Appliances, a Haier Company

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

Second Vice Chair 
Patricia Bassett
Vice President, Research and Development, Appliances and Cookware
Newell Brands Inc.

Dochul Choi
Senior Vice President, Business Development
Samsung Electronics America, Inc.

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

David Coffey
General Manager & Director General Americas
InSinkErator (Canada), Emerson Commercial &  Residential Solutions
Chair, AHAM Canada Council

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

Winston S. Lindsay, III
Lindsay Manufacturing, Inc.

Deborah Mudway
Vice President of Marketing, HOME, Trade Marketing and Consumer Relations 
Helen of Troy-Health & Home

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

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

Steve Polinski
Directory, Regulatory Affairs
Miele, Inc.

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

Manfred Staebler
Vice President, Government Affairs
BSH Home Appliances Corporation
Chair, Major Appliance Division

Frank Wagner
Senior Vice President, Industrial Operations
Electrolux Home Products

Helen Walter-Terrinoni
Global Sustainability & Regulatory Affairs
Chemours Company
Chair, Supplier Division

Ex-Officio Directors
Ken Lee
Director, Global Product Standards & Claims
Chair, Floor Care Division

Steve VerStrat
Regulatory Policy Director
Amway Corp
Chair, Portable Appliance Division