Leadership

Media Contact

Chuck Hartlage

Corporate Media Relations

419-248-5395

chuck.hartlage@owenscorning.com

Media Contact

Chuck Hartlage

Corporate Media Relations

419-248-5395

chuck.hartlage@owenscorning.com

  • Brian Chambers

    President and Chief Operating Officer

    Chambers became president and chief operating officer of Owens Corning in August 2018. Previously, he had served as president of the Roofing business since 2014, vice president and general manager for Roofing beginning 2013, and vice president and managing director of Engineered Solutions in the Composites business. He spent almost four years prior as president of Saint-Gobain’s Distribution Business in North America. Before joining Owens Corning in 2000, Chambers worked with Honeywell, BOC Gases and an international engineering firm.

  • Julian Francis

    President, Insulation

    Francis became president of the Owens Corning Insulation business in October 2014. Previously, he had served as vice president and general manager for the Residential Insulation business since 2012. Francis has also served as vice president and managing director for Glass Reinforcements, Americas, in the Composite Solutions Business. Prior to joining Owens Corning, Francis was vice president and publishing director at Reed Business Information in Chicago, Illinois, and also worked in various roles at USG Corporation.

  • Ava Harter

    Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel

    Harter serves as senior vice president, secretary and general counsel of Owens Corning. She was appointed to this role in April 2015. Prior to joining Owens Corning, Harter served as general counsel, chief compliance officer and corporate secretary at Taleris, a joint venture between GE Aviation and Accenture. She has also worked at The Dow Chemical Company, Jones Day and Thompson Hine LLP.

  • Michael McMurray

    Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

    McMurray serves as senior vice president and chief financial officer of Owens Corning. He was appointed to this role in 2012. He joined the company in 2008 after two decades of finance experience at Royal Dutch Shell. At Owens Corning, he has served in the roles of vice president, Investor Relations and Treasurer, and vice president and finance leader of the company's Building Materials Group. 

  • Marcio Sandri

    President, Composites Business

    Sandri became president of the Owens Corning Composites business in May 2018. Previously, he served as vice president of global strategy and operations for Composites. He also served as the commercial director for Composites in Latin America, general manager for the region, and vice president and managing director of the Americas region. He led the Asia Pacific Composites business in Shanghai, China, while also holding the position of vice president and managing director of Global Glass Reinforcements. Prior to joining Owens Corning, Sandri worked at Dow Chemical in Latin America and the U.S. in various sales, marketing and business development roles.

  • Daniel T. Smith

    Senior Vice President, Organization and Administration

    Smith is senior vice president of organization and administration, accountable for the company’s information technology, supply chain and people strategy, as well as traditional human resources functions globally. Prior to joining Owens Corning, he was executive vice president and chief administrative officer for Borders Group. He also spent nearly nine years at The May Department Stores Company in merchandising, operations and human resources roles.

  • Gunner Smith

    President, Roofing

    Smith became president of the Owens Corning Roofing business in August 2018. Previously, he served as vice president of Roofing sales since 2013. Smith has also served in various regional and area sales leadership roles since he joined Owens Corning in 2008. Prior to joining Owens Corning, Smith worked with Ply Gem and Elk Corporation.

  • Michael H. Thaman

    Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

    Thaman serves as Owens Corning’s chairman and chief executive officer, roles he has held since 2002 and 2007, respectively. Thaman joined Owens Corning in 1992 and has held a variety of leadership positions at the company including chief financial officer, beginning in 2000; president of the Exterior Systems Business, beginning in 1999; and president of the Engineered Pipe Systems Business, beginning in 1997. Prior to joining Owens Corning, Thaman was vice president in the New York office of Mercer Management Consulting, a strategy consulting firm. Thaman is a member of the board of directors of The Sherwin-Williams Company and Kohler Co.