Source: Portland Cement Association, Skokie, Ill.
Meeting in Chicago recently, the PCA Board of Directors elected Cary Cohrs, president of American Cement Company, vice chair of PCA. Cohrs has been a member of the PCA board since 2008 and serves on the Executive Committee, Government Affairs Council, and as co-chair of the Manufacturing Technical Committee. Aris Papadopoulos of Titan America presently serves as PCA chair.
Prior to joining American Cement in 2005, Cohrs has held a number of senior positions in the cement industry: vice president operations and plant Manager, Florida Rock Industries; Corporate Project Manager, Essroc; Plant Engineer, Carolinas Cement Company; and Applications Engineer, Claudius Peters.