Board of Trustees

Chairman of the Board:
Mr. Michael G. Rosenberg
President & CEO
The Promotion In Motion Companies, Inc.

Vice Chairman of the Board:
Mr. Kirkland B. Vashaw
Chairman and CEO
Spangler Candy Company

NCA President & CEO:
Mr. John H. Downs, Jr.
President & CEO
National Confectioners Association

Mr. Martin B. Palmer
President & CEO
Palmer Candy Company

Ex-Officio - Former NCA Chairman of the Board:
Mr. Peter W. Blommer
President and CEO
Blommer Chocolate Company

Ex-Officio - Chairman of the EXPO of the Board:
Mr. Barry Rosenbaum
Nassau Candy Distributors, Inc.

Member: (Alphabetized by last name)

Mr. Michael Brandstaedter
President & CEO
The Topps Company

Ms. Lisa Rowland Brasher
President & CEO
Jelly Belly Candy Company

Ms. Torie Burke
Torie & Howard LLC

Mr. Paul Chibe
Chief Executive Officer - North America
Ferrero USA, Inc.

Mr. Kevin Coen
Las Olas Confections and Snacks

Mr. Ted J. Cohen
President & CEO
Hillside Candy

Ms. Berta . de Pablos-Barbier
Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC

Mr. Joseph F. Dutra
Kimmie Candy

Mr. Tim Fogerty
President & CEO
Bissinger's Handcrafted Chocolatier

Mr. James G. Hagedorn
Executive Vice President - Business Development
Barry Callebaut USA LLC

Mr. James H. Heinz
President & CEO
Bell Flavors & Fragrances, Inc.

Mr. Tony Jacobs
President Global Confectionery Brands Division
Bazooka Candy Brands, a Division of The Topps Company

Mr. Rick Kay
President & CEO
Sweet Candy Company

Mr. Rick LaBerge
Chief Operating Officer
Haribo of America, Inc.

Ms. Sharon Leite
Managing Director, President of Godiva Chocolatier, North America
Godiva Chocolatier, Inc.

Mr. Robert A. Nelson
Chairman & CEO
Elmer Chocolate

Ms. Valerie Oswalt
President N.A. Confectionery
Mondelez International, Inc.

Mr. Andreas Pfluger
President & CEO
Lindt & Spr√ľngli (North America) Inc.

Mr. Tom Polke
Ferrara Candy Company

Mr. Jeffery A. Rome
President & CEO
Impact Confections, Inc.

Mr. Keith Sakamoto
President & CEO
Hawaiian Host, Inc.

Mr. Ronald Sconza
President & CEO
Sconza Candy Co.

Mr. Doug Simons

Mr. Robert Taylor, Jr.
President & Owner
Burdette Beckmann, Inc.

Mr. Todd Tillemans
President U.S. Division
The Hershey Company

Mr. David L. Yale
President and Chief Operating Officer
Just Born Quality Confections

Legal Counsel:
Mr. Rick Frank
Managing Partner