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NEMA 2015 Board of Governors elected at Illuminations Weekend.

Press Release Summary:

Nov 21, 2014 - During annual meeting, NEMA elected Donald J. Hendler, President and CEO of Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc., Chairman of the 2015 Board of Governors. Other officers elected include: First Vice Chairwoman Maryrose Sylvester, President and CEO, GE Lighting; Second Vice Chairman Michael W. Pessina, President, Lutron Electronics Company, Inc.; Treasurer Thomas Gross, Vice Chairman and COO—Electrical Sector, Eaton; and Immediate Past Chairman John Selldorff, President and CEO of Legrand North America.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA 2015 Board of Governors Elected at Illuminations Weekend

Press release date: Nov 13, 2014

ROSSLYN, Va. — The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) elected Donald J. Hendler, President and CEO, Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc., Chairman of the 2015 Board of Governors at its annual meeting in San Diego last month.

Other officers elected at the annual meeting are First Vice Chairwoman Maryrose Sylvester, President and CEO, GE Lighting; Second Vice Chairman Michael W. Pessina, President, Lutron Electronics Company, Inc.; Treasurer Thomas Gross, Vice Chairman and COO—Electrical Sector, Eaton; and Immediate Past Chairman John Selldorff, President and CEO of Legrand North America.

Elected to the NEMA Board of Governors for three-year terms expiring in 2017 were John Estey, S&C Electric; Robert Gilligan, GE Industrial Solutions; Susan Graham, Elantas PDG; Jess Hansen, OSRAM Sylvania, Inc.; Don Hendler, Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc.; Robert McIlroy, Robroy Industries; Marcelo Mosci, GE Healthcare; Greg Scheu, ABB Inc.; D. Brent Schafer, Philips North America; and Laurent Vernerey, Schneider Electric North America. Raj Batra, Siemens Digital Industry, was elected to a two-year term expiring in 2016.

NEMA is the association of electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Rosslyn, Virginia. Its 400-plus member companies manufacture a diverse set of products including power transmission and distribution equipment, lighting systems, factory automation and control systems, and medical diagnostic imaging systems. Total U.S. shipments for electroindustry products exceed $100 billion annually.

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