Board of Directors

Board Chair 
Dr. Dochul Choi
Senior Vice President of Global Business & Technology Strategy
Samsung Electronics Co.

First Vice Chair 
Jim Patullo
Vice President, Global Operations
Spectrum Brands, Inc. 

Second Vice Chair
Kyran Hoff
Executive Director, Chief Engineer
GE Appliances, a Haier Company

Pamela Klyn
Executive Vice President, Corporate Relations & Sustainability
Whirlpool Corporation

President and CEO
Kelly Mariotti
Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers


Alicia Cafferty
Vice President, Government Relations
BSH Home Appliances Corporation

Winston S. Lindsay, III
Lindsay Manufacturing, Inc.

Diane Hoffmann
Brand Director - Cascade Partnerships & Technicians for North America
Supplier Division Chair

Lara Peterson
Senior Vice President Marketing - Beauty & Wellness
Helen of Troy

Steve Polinski
Chief Safety & Regulatory Officer
Miele, Inc.

James Sanduski 
Sharp Home Electronics Company of America 

Tom Siwek
Vice President, Safety & Compliance
SharkNinja Operating, LLC

TJ Stoffer 
Senior Vice President of Sales, North America   
Electrolux Major Appliances North America 

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

Ed Vlacich
Chief Executive Officer
Lasko Products

Mark Zielinski
Director Merchandising, Product & Demand Planning
Electrolux Major Appliances Canada 
Canada Council Chair

Ex-Officio Directors

Christopher Jessup
Corporate Director of Supply Chain & Regulatory Compliance
Sub-Zero Group, Inc.
Major Appliance Division Chair

Carl Eckersley 
Senior Director, Product Safety & Compliance
Floor Care Division Chair

Rick Habben 
Engineering Manager Product Support/Safety Compliance 
Wahl Clipper Corporation 
Portable Appliance Division Chair