Helen W. Cornell


Ms. Cornell has served as a director of the company since Aug. 10, 2011. In November 2010, she retired as executive vice president and CFO of Gardner Denver, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of compressors, blowers, pumps, loading arms and fuel systems for various industrial, medical, environmental, transportation and process applications. During her 22-year tenure with Gardner Denver, Ms. Cornell served in various operating and financial roles, including vice president and general manager of the Fluid Transfer Division and vice president of strategic planning. 

She chairs the Audit Committee for the Alamo Group Inc., where she is also a member of the Compensation Committee; is on the board of the privately-owned Owensboro Grain Company, where she is Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Executive Committee; and is on the board of the privately-owned Dot Foods, Inc., where she is a member of the Compensation Committee and Chairman of the Audit Committee. Ms. Cornell also serves on the boards of several not-for-profit organizations and is a certified public accountant (CPA).