John Stanik brings expertise in the specialty chemical, engineering and manufacturing industries to his role as a Director on the Management Board of Huber Engineered Materials (HEM), which he joined in April of 2011.

Stanik is the former CEO and Director of Ampco Pittsburgh Corporation, a specialty steel manufacturer based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Before joining Ampco Pittsburgh, he served as Chairman, President and CEO of Calgon Carbon Corporation. Calgon Carbon is a global manufacturer of activated carbon, as well as purification and treatment systems and services.

Stanik joined Calgon Carbon in 1991 as Director, Engineering Systems and took on roles of increasing responsibility. Before being elected President and CEO of Calgon Carbon in 2003, Stanik served as Vice President of Manufacturing, Vice President of Manufacturing and Technology, and Senior Vice President of Operations for the Americas and Asia.

Prior to joining Calgon Carbon, Stanik spent 16 years in the engineering and construction business, primarily in heavy metals and chemicals. He gained experience at Davy Corporation, PPG Industries and Dravo/Still.

Stanik holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.