|Dr. Joseph Carleone|
Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer
Joseph Carleone, Ph.D. was appointed as the executive Chairman of the Board in March 2013, in addition to serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company (positions he has held since January 1, 2010). Dr. Carleone previously served , as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company from October 2006 through December 2009. Dr. Carleone also currently serves as President and director of American Pacific Corporation (a Nevada corporation), Ampac-ISP Corp., American Azide Corporation, and Ampac Farms, Inc., as well as a director of AMPAC Fine Chemicals Texas, LLC, each direct or indirect wholly-owned subsidiaries of the Company. From September 2007 through December 2009, Dr. Carleone served as a director for Reinhold Industries, Inc., a diversified manufacturer of advanced system composition components. From November 2005 through September 2006, Dr. Carleone served as Senior Vice President and Chief Product Officer of Irvine Sensors Corporation, a designer, developer, manufacturer and seller of vision systems and miniaturized electronic products for defense, security and commercial applications, and from March 2003 through November 2005, he served as a member of the board of directors of Irvine Sensors Corporation. Dr. Carleone also served as President of Aerojet Fine Chemicals LLC, a business unit of GenCorp Inc., and Vice President of GenCorp Inc., a leading technology-based manufacturer of aerospace and defense products and systems with a real estate segment, from September 2000 to November 2005. From 1999 to 2000, he was Vice President and General Manager of Remote Sensing Systems at Aerojet. In addition, he served as Vice President, Operations at Aerojet from 1997 to 2000.