NCA’s Board of Trustees

Chairman
Barry Rosenbaum
President
Nassau Candy
Vice Chairman
Tony Jacobs
President, Bazooka Candy Brands
Bazooka Candy Brands
Treasurer
Martin B. Palmer
President & CEO
Palmer Candy Company
Ex-Officio - Chairman of Choc Council
Adam Lechter
Vice President R&D
Clasen Quality Chocolate
Ex-Officio - Chairman of the EXPO
Edward J. Seibolt
Vice President Sales and Business Development
Ferrero/Fannie May Confections
Ex-Officio - PAC Chairman
Rick LaBerge
Chief Operating Officer
Haribo of America, Inc.
President & CEO
John H. Downs, Jr.
President & CEO
National Confectioners Association
Ex-Officio - Former Chairman
Kirkland B. Vashaw
Chairman and CEO
Spangler Candy Company
Sarah Atkinson
Executive Vice President
Atkinson Candy Company
Julia Birnn Fields
Owner
Birnn Chocolates of Vermont
Peter W. Blommer
President and CEO
Blommer Chocolate Company
Lisa Rowland Brasher
President & CEO
Jelly Belly Candy Company
Rick Brindle
Vice President, Industry Development
Mondelez International, Inc
John E. Brooks, Jr.
President
Adams & Brooks, Inc.
Joel Burrows
President & CEO
Ghirardelli Chocolate Company
Sylvia Buxton
President & CEO
Perfetti Van Melle USA, Inc.
Joe P. Donnelly, III
President
Trend Sales Inc.
Patrick Egan
President & CEO
See's Candies, Inc.
Mitchell T. Goetze
Chief Executive Officer
Goetze's Candy Company, Inc.
Ellen R. Gordon
Chairman & CEO
Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.
Greg M. Guidotti
Chief Marketing Officer
Ferrara Candy Company
James G. Hagedorn
Executive Vice President - Business Development
Barry Callebaut USA LLC
Laura King
President
Candy Dynamics
James Klein
Vice President, Sales
Ferrero NA
Joseph Melville
Owner & Director
Melville Candy Company
Troy Parris Pearley
EVP & General Manager, USA
Divine Chocolate
Matthew J. Pye
Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing
Just Born Quality Confections
Chuck Raup
President U.S.
The Hershey Company
Terrence J. Rooney
President
Loacker USA, Inc.
Richard Ross
CEO
Galerie
Ed Schultz
President
Hawaiian Host, Inc.
Rachel Sweet
VP Corporate Affairs
Sweet Candy Company
Michael Tierney
Founder & CEO
Stuffed Puffs, LLC
Anton Vincent
President
Mars Wrigley North America
Maryann Walburn
Regional Sales Manager
Heat and Control, Inc.