Tom Goeke was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Milacron in September 2012. From September 2012 through April 2016 Mr. Goeke also served as President of Milacron. Mr. Goeke has over 25 years of industry experience and previously served as Chief Operating Officer of Seakeeper Inc. from October 2011 to June 2012 and as Chief Executive Officer of Klöckner Pentaplast Group from July 2005 to May 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Goeke served in a number of positions at Klöckner Pentaplast since 1989 and also gained experience at Hoechst Celanese Rigid Film Division. Mr. Goeke received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Widener University and his Masters of Business Administration degree from the College of William and Mary. Mr.Goeke was elected to serve on our Board due to being a seasoned executive with experience in a variety of senior roles in the plastics industry.
Ronald Krisanda was appointed President of Milacron in April 2016 and Chief Operating Officer in July 2014. Prior thereto Mr. Krisanda served as President of the Mold-Masters business and leader of the integration of Mold-Masters into Milacron. Previously, Mr. Krisanda served as the Chief Operating Officer of Edwards Group Limited from January 2009 through November 2012, and led the Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering and Technology organizations, responsible for its extensive restructuring program. From 2002 to 2008, Mr. Krisanda held senior management positions with Tyco International, including President of Tyco Fire & Security Europe, Middle East and Africa businesses, President of Tyco Safety Products, and Vice President of Operations for Tyco Plastics. Prior to Tyco, he was Senior Vice President of Operations of Multilink Technology Corp. from November 2000 to 2002 and Vice President Operations for Motorola’s Broadband Segment , based out of Taiwan from 1997 to 2000. Mr. Krisanda started his career at The Ford Motor Company, and worked in both the Electronics Division and the Climate Control Division. Mr. Krisanda received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Clarkson University and a Master of Science degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Lehigh University.
Bruce Chalmers was appointed Chief Financial Officer in November 2014, and prior to that, he was our Vice President, Finance since January 2014. Mr. Chalmers also heads our finance and shared service function. Mr. Chalmers has over 20 years of experience in finance. Most recently, Mr. Chalmers served as Chief Financial Officer of MetoKote Corporation, Inc. from 2012 until 2014. Prior to that, he served as a Managing Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers in their transaction services practice from 2006 until 2012. Mr. Chalmers was a Managing Director at Stout Causey Capital from 2005 until 2006. He held various positions in finance at Millenium Capital from 1997 until 2005. Mr. Chalmers started his career in finance at Ernst & Young. Mr. Chalmers received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Drexel University.
Mark Miller was appointed Chief Human Resources Officer in May 2015. Mr. Miller is an accomplished executive specializing in HR, EHS, and IT. In 1988, Mark joined MetoKote and worked as Vice President of Administration, Human Resources and EHS, and was also responsible for IT, purchasing, legal and insurance. Prior to MetoKote, Mark worked for a consulting practice in Austin, Texas, developing network solutions for Alcoa. He has extensive experience in global strategic leadership, aligning human capital to meet business demands with strong customer relationship management. Mark also brings experience in IT/customer integration with operational processes, HR system implementation, metrics, benchmarking, cost reductions, and project management. Mark holds a Doctor of Philosophy from Capella University, Minneapolis, MN; a Master’s of Business Administration from Saint Edward’s University, Austin, TX; and a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
Hugh C. O'Donnell
Hugh C. O'Donnell has served as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Milacron since 1999. Prior thereto, he served as Corporate Counsel of Milacron since 1992, having joined Milacron in 1987. Mr. O'Donnell has overall responsibility for the company's general legal affairs and for the corporate legal department. Mr. O'Donnell holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ohio Wesleyan University, a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Law, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Xavier University.