Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Jason Semovoski, Past Chair
Rockwell Automation
Strategic Sourcing Manager
William Fierle, Chair
Conax Technologies
Chief Operating Officer
Wayne Pitchford, Chair-Elect
Neptune Technology Group
Vice President, Operations

Voting Regional Presidents

Bob Dempsey, Jr.
S & C Electric Company
President, Midwestern Region
Richard Evans
JR Lean
President, Canada Region
Melissa Kaufman
Crown Equipment Corporation
President, Great Lakes Region
Barbara Clayton
Genie, a Terex Company
President, Western Region


Marc Braun, Director-at-Large
Cambridge Engineering, Inc.
Greg Bruns, Director-at-Large
Crown Equipment Corporation
Director Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
Manno Siméus, Director-at-Large
IPC Technical Services, LLC.
Vice President, Operations
Jenny Snow-Boscolo, Director-at-Large
Genie, A Terex Brand
Sr. Director of Customer Support & Business Planning

AME’s North American Board consists of a trusted network of individuals who volunteer their time and industry expertise to ensure that AME fulfills its mission to inspire a commitment to enterprise excellence through shared learning and access to best practices. If you are interested in contacting the AME Board of Directors, please email