Committees

Get engaged with ILMA! There is an opportunity to get more involved with ILMA and to have your voice heard through the various ILMA committees. Interested in joining a committee community? Contact us today!

Engine & Transmission Lubricants Committee

Follows issues involving engine and transmission lubricants, including specification updates and regulatory impacts. 
ChairTBD
Ethics Committee
Ensures the correct interpretation and enforcement of ILMA's Code of Ethics.
Chair: Greg T. Julian, Advanced Lubrication Specialties

Innovative Business Council
Provides a forum where members can discuss making a difference in the lubricant industry through new business trends and innovations. 
Chair: Jarrett Flegel, Boss Lubricants
Vice Chair: John Dunne, American Oil & Supply International
Secretary: Wayne DeBlock, United Color Manufacturing


Global Affairs & Trade Committee
Focuses on adding value to the ILMA membership by enabling the growth of international business opportunities. The committee will promote the exchange of information globally through collaboration on topics and issues pertaining to regulatory, logistics, legal, tax, and the general business environment
Chair: Ron Powell, Moroil Technologies
Vice Chair: John Campbell, Radco Industries
Secretary: Genie Butler, Qualichem


Metalworking Fluids Committee

Follows issues concerning manufacturers and suppliers for the metalworking lubricants sector. 
Chair: Julie Thomas, Master Fluid Solutions
Vice Chair: Rex Curtis, Troy Corp.
Secretary: Meredith Perkins, Sasol Performance Chemicals


Metalworking Fluids Product Stewardship Group® (MWFPSG)

A self-funded cooperative research and advocacy group promoting product stewardship for manufacturers of metalworking fluids.
Chair: Ike Tripp, Jr., Etna Products, Inc.

Presidents Forum
Dedicated to improving member relations within the industry and promoting lubricants throughout the community.
Chair: Cathy Novak, Palmer Holland Inc.

Supplier Member Committee
Provides a resource for Supplier Members to voice concerns and opinions about industry trends and Association activities.
Chair: Trey Lominack, Evonik Oil Additives USA, Inc.
Vice Chair: Tony Gutierrez, Univar Solutions
Secretary: 
Tom Bishop, Letica Corp.

Safety, Health, Environmental & Regulatory Affairs (SHERA) Committee
Provides guidance regarding existing and emerging safety, health, environmental and regulatory issues related to the lubricants industry and their impact on ILMA members and end users.
Chair: Ria Scheuren, Houghton International, Inc.
Vice Chair: Michelle Rioux, Lonza
Secretary: Matthew Moore, Primrose Oil Company