INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR AND CHAIRMAN OF THE NOMINATING AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE
Harold C. Bevis (59) has served as a Director since June 2014. Mr. Bevis is the Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Audit Committee and Compensation Committee. He has 25 years of business leadership experience, including 15 years as a CEO. He was a business leader at both GE and Emerson Electric. He has led or directed 8 businesses in 6 industries, 150+ operating facilities in 22 countries, 12 new business/new plant startups, 11 acquisitions, 25+ global refinancings, and 24 business/plant expansions. Mr. Bevis serves as a Director of Boxlight Corporation, where he has been the Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Compensation Committee since March 2018. From October 2017 to February 2019, Mr. Bevis served as President of OmniMax International. From August 2012 to April 2017, Mr. Bevis served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Xerium Technologies, Inc. Mr. Bevis earned an MBA degree from Columbia Business School and a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering from Iowa State University. He is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors and has served on 6 Boards of Directors.