Steven R. Follett - Vice Chair

President, CEO and Chairman (Retired), Follett Corporation

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Steven R. Follett has been a member of the Lehigh Valley Health Network Board of Trustees since 2013. He also serves on the Lehigh Valley Hospital Board of Directors. He is the retired President, CEO and Chairman of Follett Corporation, the industry leader in designing and manufacturing innovative ice machines and dispensers for the food service, health care and hospitality marketplace, as well as medical-grade refrigeration for acute care hospitals and medical facilities. He joined Follett in 1987 after holding various marketing and financial management roles at The Trane Company and IBM Corporation. Mr. Follett earned a master of business administration from the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering and operation research from Cornell University. He is a member of the Northampton Community College Foundation board, the advisory board of the Children’s Home of Easton, and serves on Session of the First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem. He also serves on the corporate boards of Asbury Carbons, Inc. and i2M. He and his wife, Jeanne, live in Bethlehem and have two daughters.