2020 GMIC Board Officers & Trustees


Officers and Trustees begin 1 January 2020 and terminates 31 December 2020

Andrew Richardson – Messer North America
Metals and Glass Applications Development
Scott Cooper – O-I
Global Glass & Materials Science Discipline Leader R&D
Immediate Past President:
Martin Goller, PhD – Corning Incorporated
Engineering Associate
Brian Naveken – TECO
New Project Business and Development
Robert Weisenburger Lipetz, MBA – Glass Manufacturing Industry Council
Executive Director


Terminating 31 December 2020

Bruno Purnode, PhD – Owens Corning 
Global Leader Melting Controls & Modeling Technology, Sr. Research Associate
Ryan Bockbrader- Libbey, Inc.
Machine Design Technical Leader
Rajiv Tiwary, PhD – Vitro Architectural Glass 
Sr. Engineering Associate
Lance Lemings – Gallo Glass Company
Sr. Director of Operations
Kevin Cook – Selas Heat Technology
Business Development Manager  

Terminating 31 December 2021

Ken Bratton – Emhart Glass
Manager Mechanical Engineering
Rob Hofman – RoMan Manufacturing
Vice President of Operations
Marie Kistler – Air Products
Marketing Manager North American Merchant Gases
Glenn Neff – Glass Service
Vice President

Terminating 31 December 2022

Dave Ulmer – SORG Services USA 
Keith Bagarus – RoviSys, Inc.
Director – Global Glass Automation
Aaron Huber, PhD – Johns Manville
Senior Manager, Furnace Research Group, Process Technology
Euan Evenson – Praxair, Inc.
Associate Director – Program Development
Priyadarshi Desai, PhD – Guardian Glass
Quality Director – Americas