Join us for North America’s premier event for leaders from foundries and supplier companies at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa in Traverse City, Michigan. The Foundry Leadership Summit features high-level speakers, industry roundtables, and presentations about issues important to metalcasting leaders, including industry innovation, public policies and economic forecasts. The 2018 Foundry Leadership Conference saw attendance increase for the third consecutive year and attracted attendees from seven countries. We look forward to seeing you in September!
Amy McCulloch has more than 24 years of employee benefit sales and service experience and is the Co-Creator of ProMedico Worksite Clinics.
She is an Employee Benefit Account Executive and Shareholder for Lighthouse Group and a leader in health plan consumerism including HSA plans and pricing transparency. Amy brings experience with the complexities of self-funded and fully-insured plans to metalcasters at the Foundry Leadership Summit.
With more than 30 years of success in manufacturing, Tom Christie has a passion for using state-of-the-art technologies to mass-produce complex and critical components for Fortune 500 OEMs.
Steve Goreham is a speaker, an author, a researcher on environmental issues, and an independent columnist. He’s the Executive Director of the Climate Science Coalition of America, a non-political association dedicated to informing Americans about the realities of climate science and energy economics. Goreham is the author of three books, including his latest, Outside the Green Box: Rethinking Sustainable Development.
Steve will present “Facts and Fiction About Energy, Alternative Vehicles, and Climate Policy,” a celebration of energy, with a discussion about hydrocarbons and renewables, public policy, and implications for metalcasting industries.
Master of Ceremonies
Optional fee for golf outing, or recreational activities on your own.
Mike Lenahan (KB Foundry Services), AFS Vice President
Steve Goreham, Executive Director, Climate Science Coalition of America, and author, Outside the Green Box: Rethinking Sustainable Development
Joey Leonard (HS HR Group)
Amy McCulloch (Lighthouse Insurance Group)
Tom Christie (ATEK Metal Technologies, LLC)
Thornton White, Executive Director, American Metalcasting Consortium
Sara Joyce (Badger Mining), Women in Metalcasting Chair
Peter Sheahan, CEO of Karrikans Group and Author, Matter: Move Beyond the Competition, Create More Value
Kendal Spurgin (Simpson Technologies)
Sara Timm, Marketing Communications Manager, Waupaca Foundry
David T. Carlson, Senior Vice President for Manufacturing and Automotive, Marsh USA
Stephanie Salmon, AFS Washington Office