We are proud to announce Brendan McSheehy of Universal Fibers has been named CARE’s Chairman of the Board of Directors!
As Brendan stated, “Our organization is challenged with approaching the multi-stakeholder dynamics of our industry, and producing long-term sustainable solutions for carpet recovery and recycling. CARE has set ambitious goals and objectives, and I hope to offer the leadership necessary to put credible mechanisms in place to reach our mission.”
Brendan has participated on CARE’s board of directors since 2006, previously serving as vice chair and treasurer. He has 38 years of experience in the textile industry, and has been actively involved in carpet fiber recycling since 1993. He has worked with Bristol, Virginia-based Universal Fiber Systems LLC for more than 24 years, currently serving as vice president of innovation, sustainability and intellectual property.
Beyond his commitments to CARE, Brendan is also incoming president of the board of trustees of Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon, Virginia and Chairman of the Development Committee of St. Anne Catholic Church in Bristol.
Please join us in welcoming Brendan to his new position among CARE’s leadership!