Fragrance Notes ISSUE 1, 2018 - Page 14

B O A R D O F D I R E C T O R S Robert Brown Director “I am passionate about essential oils because they are the root of the fragrance industry.” A graduate of the Indiana University Bloomington, I am the CEO of The Lebermuth Company, a leading innovator in the essential oil, fragrance, and flavor industries. Peter Fielder Director “I love walking into a house that smells of freshly baked bread. It instantly calms me because the scent frames my holidays with thoughts of home, family, warmth, and most importantly... fresh rolls for turkey sandwiches with leftovers!” I serve as Vice President & General Manager of the Flavor & Fragrance business for Emerald Kalama Chemical, where I have been since 2011. Over the past five plus years, I have guided the Kalama F&F business through multiple capacity expansions and a 2015 acquisition of an aroma chemicals facility in Widnes, England. I have been with Emerald and its predecessor companies in various leadership roles since 1994. I received my civil engineering degree from Ohio State University and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University. 14 FRAGRANCE NOTES ISSUE 1, 2018