Lenny Trocano — Executive President

 

Lenny Trocano is a long-term veteran within the synthetic polymer industry. Prior to joining the team at Anderson, Lenny was employed as a plant superintendent with T&M Plastics in Cleveland.

In 1990, he started his career with Anderson as a project manager in the synthetic rubber division. With nearly 30 years of industry experience, his expertise and dedication to the company resulted in his promotion to Executive President in 2006.

Under his leadership, Anderson continues to focus on product innovation, customer service, and “Genuine, Made in the U.S.A.” manufacturing processes. This strategy has provided long-term sustainable growth to the company.

Lenny is a member of the Society of Plastics Engineers. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Management from the University of Iowa and has completed graduate courses in Business Administration at Walsh University.

 


 

Paul Kohntopp — Executive Vice President and General Manager

 

Paul Kohntopp has held leadership positions of increasing responsibilities at Gould Instruments and Rockwell Automation before joining Anderson International in 2009. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from the University of Toledo.

 

 


 

Eric Stibora — Vice President of Sales & Marketing

 

Eric Stibora joined Anderson in 2008. He began his career as a Process Engineer; commissioning, troubleshooting, and servicing hundreds of processing systems worldwide. This position prepared him for a career in technical sales where the client’s needs come first. Eric now oversees all sales and marketing efforts. He has a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) degree in Chemical Engineering from The Ohio State University.

 


 

Samuel D. Stone — Vice President of Technology & Polymer Capital Sales

 

Samuel Stone joined the Anderson team in 2015 and brings over 26 years of experience in all aspects of rubber production and finishing lines. Sam has a wealth of knowledge in finishing line operations and control systems. He has a superior ability to troubleshoot and correct processing inefficiencies quickly.

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Eric McCarty — Vice President of Engineering

 

Eric McCarty joined the team in 2010 as an Industrial Engineer. His understanding of both mechanical design as well as manufacturing processes has streamlined the process and improved manufacturing efficiencies. Eric has a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from the University of Akron.

 

 


 

Jody Feldman — Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

 

Jody Feldman joined Anderson in 2013. Prior to joining the Anderson team, he held financial leadership positions in both public and private companies serving manufacturing, distribution, and service industries. Jody has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance from The Ohio State University and an MBA from Rivier University in New Hampshire. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Ohio.