CHICAGO, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aluminum Association elected three
new board members today at the association's annual membership meeting in
Chicago. The new board members are Jeffrey More, vice president marketing,
Indalex Aluminum Solutions (Mississauga, Ontario); Rodney Mott, chief
executive officer, Pechiney Rolled Products (Ravenswood, W.V.); and Frank A.
Ward, president, Hydro Automotive Structures (Holland, MI). The new board
members will serve a three year term beginning January 1, 2001.
The Aluminum Association members also re-elected four board members for
another three year term beginning January 1, 2001: Craig P. Eddy, president
and chief executive officer, Coastal Aluminum Rolling Mills, Inc.
(Williamsport, PA); Michael J. O'Brien, executive vice president and general
counsel, Ormet Corporation (Wheeling, W.V.); Albert F. Styring, president,
V.A.W. of America, Inc. (St. Augustine, FL); and Brett E. Wilcox, president,
Northwest Aluminum Company (The Dalles, OR).
Other members serving on the board are: Board Chairman Richard L. Kerr,
executive vice president and president, specialty alloys division,
international operations and business development, IMCO Recycling Inc.
(Irving, TX); Chris A. Barnes, chief operating officer, Spectrulite
Consortium, Inc. (Madison, IL); Joseph A. Bonn, vice president, Kaiser
Aluminum & Chemical Corporation (Houston, TX); Mark C. Durst, president, ARCO
Aluminum, Inc. (Louisville, KY); Steven F. Fehling, vice president, planning
and business development, Alcan Aluminum Corporation (Mayfield Heights, OH);
Michael F. Finucane, vice president, sales, marketing & development, Nichols
Aluminum (Davenport, IA); Dietrich M. Gross, chief executive officer, Jupiter
Aluminum Corporation (Hammond, IN); Dennis R. Jones, vice president, business
development, Norandal USA, Inc. (Brentwood, TN); Roark L. Keeler, vice
president, Aluminum Precision Products, Inc. (Santa Ana, CA); Kurt F. Leopold,
chief executive officer, Valimet, Inc. (New York, NY); Robert J. Longenecker,
chairman, KB Alloys, Inc. (Reading, PA); Gerald A. Meyers, president and chief
operating officer, Century Aluminum Company (Monterey, CA); Kenneth D.
Peterson, Jr., chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Columbia
Ventures Corporation (Vancouver, WA); and Russell C. Wisor, vice president,
government affairs, Alcoa Inc. (Washington, DC).
The Aluminum Association, based in Washington, DC with offices in Detroit,
MI, represents primary producers of aluminum, recyclers, and producers of
semi-fabricated products. Member companies operate almost 200 plants in 37
SOURCE Aluminum Association