Who We Are

Board of Directors

The New York State Chemistry Council is governed by a Board of Directors  elected anually by our membership. Please see below for a complete list of Directors. 

Chair 
Michael Heltzer
Government Affairs Manager
BASF Corporation

Secretary
Charles D. Grieco, Esq.
Member
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC

Director-at-Large
Pamela Rexer
Director, Safety & Regulatory Affairs
Amrex Chemical Company

Director-at-Large
Nicholas Scinta
Chemical Issues Advisor
Exxon Mobile Company

Director-at-Large
Mike Meenan
Olin Corporation

Vice Chair
Jason Gonzalez
Manager, Governemnt Affairs Northeast
DuPont 

Treasurer
Kari Mavian

Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs

SI Group, Inc. 

Director-at-Large
Shawn Whitman
Vice President, Government Affairs
FMC Corporation 

Director-at-Large
Jace Hassett
Senior Director, Government Affairs
Occidental Chemical Corporation

Director-at-Large
Neil Beup
Director, Government Relations 
Praxair, Inc.