Board of Directors and Committees

Officers and Directors

Headshot of Stephen EstokPresident
Stephen Estok, Graham Packaging Co.
Headshot of IRIS THOMASVice President
IRIS THOMAS, CDF Corporation
Headshot of HENRY WOLFESecretary/Treasurer
Headshot of SONDRA TOWAssistant Treasurer
SONDRA TOW, South Atlantic Services, Inc
Headshot of Tony SwederskyImmediate Past President
Tony Swedersky, E-Pak Machinery, Inc., Change Parts, Oden

Headshot of TOM BISHOPDirector
TOM BISHOP, Berry Global
Headshot of LYNNE BROPHYDirector
LYNNE BROPHY, Bericap North America
Headshot of Tom GolinskiDirector
Tom Golinski, Valvoline Global Operations
Headshot of John GossettDirector
John Gossett, Smurfit Kappa North America
Headshot of Matthew MillerDirector
MATTHEW MILLER, Miller Wood Products, Inc.
Headshot of WAYNE WYNGAARDDirector
Wayne Wyngaard, OEC Graphics Inc.



Long Range Planning

  • Chair: Steve Ruble, Valvoline
  • Liaison to the BOD: Kevin Whitehead, Graham Packaging Co.
  • At-Large: Grif Carnes, Third Coast Terminals
  • At-Large: Mark Childs, Polyethylene Containers
  • At-Large: Wayne Johnson, Mold-Rite Plastics
  • At-Large: Jennifer Tillman, Sonoco Products
  • Al Luther, Custom Printed Products
  • Sam Merenda, Honorary
  • Jayna Mull, Honorary
  • Mike Profetto, Gold Eagle Co.
  • Ross Quantz, Honorary
  • Andy Rapp, Honorary
  • Ron Sarto, Change Parts, Inc.
  • Elizabeth Wagg, Biederman Enterprises Ltd
  • John Whittenhall, Hood Container

Technical Education Committee

  • Chair: Chris Kugel, Phillips 66
  • Co-Chair: Matt Smith, E-PAK Machinery, Inc.
  • BOD Liaison: Iris Thomas, CDF Corporation
  • Ed Baker, Baker Supply, Inc.
  • David Gutierrez, Gold Eagle Co.
  • Hal Hunt, MCC Premium Label Solutions
  • Steve Leedham, Change Parts, Inc.
  • Mike Licata, Yupo Corporation America
  • John Manderfield, Altium Packaging 
  • Alex Mueller, CKS Packaging Inc.
  • Paul Thames, Morrison Container Handling Solutions
  • Craig Zezima, CKS Packaging Inc.

TEC Industry Focus Groups:

  • International Committee
  • Packaging-Containers and Components
  • Plant Operations (Blending, Packaging, Automation)
  • Safety, Health and Environment
  • Supply Chain Management (Warehouse, Shipping, and Receiving)

Communications Committee

  • BOD Liaison: Sondra Tow, South Atlantic Services
  • Chair: Andrew Johnson, Graham Packaging Co.
  • Co-Chair: Allison Wagner, Morrison Container Handling Solutions
  •  Katie Austing, KDV Label LLC
  • Joe Dillon, OEC Graphics, Inc.
  • Mary Frazier, Valvoline Global Operations



Brenda J. Baker
ATD Management, Inc.
1519 Via Tulipan
San Clemente, CA 92673
Tel: 949-369-7102
Cell: 949-285-3841
Jeffrey L. Leiter, Esq.
Bassman, Mitchell, Alfano & Leiter, Chtd.
1707 L Street, N.W.
Suite 560
Washington, D.C. 20036 
Tel: (202) 466-6502
Fax: (202) 331-7510