AEM Elects 2017 Officers, New Board of Directors Members

📅   Wed December 14, 2016 - Midwest Edition #25


Mike Haberman, Gradall Industries, is the AEM Chair for 2017.
Mike Haberman, Gradall Industries, is the AEM Chair for 2017.

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announced its 2017 officers as well as directors elected to the AEM board of directors and AG and CE sector boards.

AEM Officers for 2017

• Chair Michael A. Haberman, president, Gradall Industries Inc.

• Vice Chair Richard M. Goldsbury, president, Doosan Bobcat North America and Oceania, Doosan Bobcat

• AG Chair John D. Lagemann, senior VP sales and marketing — regions 3 and 4, Deere & Company

• CE Chair Jeffrey R. Reed, president and CEO, Reed International/VSS Macropaver

• Treasurer Jim Walker, VP Case IH North America, CNH Industrial

• Secretary Dennis J. Slater, AEM's full-time president

AEM officers and directors work on behalf of all member companies, giving their time and talent to provide strategic direction and guidance for the association's business-development initiatives in areas including public policy, market data, and exhibitions, as well as technical, safety and regulatory issues and education/training.

“At AEM, we benefit from the support of our member companies and the dedication of their representatives who serve in AEM leadership roles,” said AEM President Dennis Slater. “They help ensure Association programs continue to meet member and industry needs, and we appreciate their knowledge and participation.”

Directors Elected to the AEM Board of Directors

• Jason M. Andringa, president and CEO, Vermeer Corporation

• Steven W. Berglund, president and CEO, Trimble Navigation Ltd.

• Robert B. Crain, senior VP and general manager North America, AGCO Corporation

• Matt Daley, president and CEO, GEA Farm Technologies Inc.

• Richard M. Goldsbury, president, Doosan Bobcat North America and Oceania, Doosan Bobcat

• John D. Lagemann, senior VP sales and marketing — regions 3 and 4, Deere & Company

• Arjun Mirdha, president and CEO, JCB Inc.

• Michael J. Osenga, president, Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications

• Greg Petras, president, Kuhn North America Inc.

• Rod Schrader, chairman and CEO, Komatsu America Corp.

• Jim Walker, VP Case IH North America, CNH Industrial

Directors Elected to the AEM AG Sector Board

• Grant Adolph, COO, Buhler Industries Inc.

• Mark D. Core, executive VP and chief marketing officer, Vermeer Corporation

• Matt Daley, president and CEO, GEA Farm Technologies Inc.

• Richard Fox-Marrs, president, JCB Agriculture, JCB Inc.

• Bill T. Hurley, VP sales North America, AGCO Corporation

• John D. Lagemann, senior VP sales and marketing — regions 3 and 4, Deere & Company

• Bret Lieberman, VP North America, New Holland Agriculture

• Leif J. Magnusson, president, CLAAS Global Sales Americas Inc.

• Brian A. McKown, executive VP and COO, Kinze Manufacturing Inc.

• Greg Petras, president, Kuhn North America Inc.

• Todd H. Stucke, senior VP sales, marketing and product support, Kubota Tractor Corporation

Directors Elected to the AEM CE Sector Board

• Steven W. Berglund, president and CEO, Trimble Navigation Ltd.

• John L. Garrison, president and CEO, Terex Corporation

• Jeff Heinemann, VP construction, Sandvik Mining & Construction

• Chuck Martz, president, CEO and Chairman, Link-Belt Construction Equipment Company

• Daniel L. Miller, president and CEO, Manitou Americas Inc.

• Ray O'Connor, president and CEO, Topcon Positioning Systems Inc.

• Jeffrey R. Reed, president and CEO, Reed International/VSS Macropaver

• Patrick Roesler, CEO, G&D Integrated

• Stephen Roy, president, Sales Region Americas, Volvo Construction Equipment

• Rod Schrader, chairman and CEO, Komatsu America Corp.

• George H. Taylor, VP customer services support, Caterpillar Inc.

For more information, visit www.aem.org.