D. Thomas Marsh is president/CEO of Centrotrade Minerals and Metals Inc. in Chesapeake, Virginia, a producer, distributor and technical advisory company of Halcyon Agri Corp. Ltd. for rubber and latex.
An ASTM member since 1990, Marsh currently serves as chairman of Committee D11 on Rubber and is a member of Committees F08 on Sports Equipment, Playing Surfaces and Facilities and F23 on Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment. He also served a term on the ASTM Committee on Technical Committee Operations from 2007 to 2009. D11 has honored him with a Distinguished Service Award for his contributions.
Marsh was laboratory and technical services manager for Ansell Inc. in Troy, Alabama, and then president of the Ore and Chemical Corp. in Virginia Beach, Virginia, before joining Centrotrade. In his current position, which he has held since 1999, Marsh directs day-to-day operations; provides technical, regulatory and standards organization oversight to sister groups in Europe and Asia; and administers material specifications and contracts. He is also a U.S. voting delegate to Technical Committee 45 for Rubber and Rubber Products of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).
Marsh holds a general sciences degree from The Ohio State University and a bachelor’s degree in business management from Liberty University.