People: GenCorp Inc (GY)

GY on New York Consolidated

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Warren Lichtenstein

48 2013 Chairman of the Board

Scott Seymour

63 2012 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Kathleen Redd

52 2013 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Warren Boley

51 2013 President of Aerojet-General Corporation & Aerojet Rocketdyne

Jose Ruiz

2014 Chief Information Officer, Vice President

Christopher Cambria

55 2012 Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

John Schumacher

59 2013 Vice President - Business Relations

Thomas Corcoran

69 2008 Independent Director

James Henderson

56 2013 Independent Director

David Lorber

36 2006 Independent Director

Merrill McPeak

77 2013 Independent Director

James Perry

52 2008 Independent Director

Martin Turchin

72 2008 Independent Director

Ron Samborsky

2013 Vice President - Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Warren Lichtenstein

Mr. Warren G. Lichtenstein has been appointed as Chairman of the Board of Gencorp Inc., effective March 27, 2013. Mr. Lichtenstein has served as the Chairman of the Board of the general partner of Steel Partners Holdings L.P. since July 15, 2009, and as CEO from July 15, 2009 until February 26, 2013, at which time he became the Executive Chairman. He is also the Chairman and CEO of Steel Partners LLC and has been associated with Steel Partners LLC and its affiliates since 1990. He is a Co-Founder of Steel Partners Japan Strategic Fund (Offshore), L.P., a private investment partnership investing in Japan, and Steel Partners China Access I LP, a private equity partnership investing in China. In 1993, he also co-founded Steel Partners II, L.P., a private investment partnership that is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Steel Partners Holdings L.P. He has served as Chairman of the Board of Handy & Harman Ltd., a diversified manufacturer of engineered niche industrial products, since July 2005. He has served as Chairman of the Board of ModusLink Global Solutions, Inc. since March 2013. He has served as a director of SLI since March 2010. He previously served as a director (formerly Chairman of the Board) of SLI from January 2002 to May 2008 and served as CEO from February 2002 to August 2005. Mr. Lichtenstein served as the Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of SPAH from February 2007 until October 2009. Mr. Lichtenstein has served as a director (currently Chairman of the Board) of Steel Excel Inc., a company whose business currently consists of a sports-related segment and an oilfield services segment, since October 2010. He served as a director of WebFinancial from 1996 to June 2005, as Chairman and CEO from December 1997 to June 2005 and as President from December 1997 to December 2003. From May 2001 to November 2007, Mr. Lichtenstein served as a director (formerly Chairman of the Board) of United Industrial Corporation.

Scott Seymour

Mr. Scott J. Seymour is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of GenCorp Inc. Mr. Seymour has served as President and CEO of the Company since January 2010. He served as President of Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc. (“Aerojet Rocketdyne,” f/k/a Aerojet-General Corporation) from January 2010 until August 2012. Prior to that, Mr. Seymour had served as a consultant to Northrop Grumman Corporation, a global defense and technology company (“Northrop”), since March 2008. Mr. Seymour joined Northrop in 1983. Prior to becoming a consultant in March 2008, Mr. Seymour most recently served as Corporate Vice President and President of Integrated Systems Sector of Northrop from 2002 until March 2008. Mr. Seymour also served as Vice President, Air Combat Systems, Vice President and B-2 Program Manager and Vice President, Palmdale Operations, of Northrop, from 1998 to 2001, 1996 to 1998 and 1993 to 1996, respectively. Prior to joining Northrop, Mr. Seymour was involved in the manufacture and flight-testing of F-14A, EF-111A and F/A-18A aircraft for each of Grumman Aerospace Corporation and McDonnell Aircraft Company. Mr. Seymour is a member of the National Museum United States Air Force Board of Managers and the Board of the Air Warrior Courage Foundation. He is also a member of the Florida Institute of Technology Board of Trustees and a director of the Astronauts Memorial Foundation. Mr. Seymour serves as a Manager of the Board of Managers of Easton Development Company, LLC, a subsidiary of GenCorp.

Kathleen Redd

Ms. Kathleen E. Redd is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Assistant Secretary of GenCorp Inc. Secretary February 2009 — March 2012; Vice President, Controller and Acting Chief Financial Officer September 2008 — January 2009; Vice President, Finance 2006 — 2008; Assistant Corporate Controller, 2002 — 2006; Acting Vice President Controller GDX Automotive, 2003 — 2004 (concurrent with Assistant Corporate Controller position during divestiture activities); Vice President, Finance, for Grass Valley Group, 2001 — 2002; Vice President, Finance for JOMED, Inc., 2000 — 2001; Controller for EndoSonics Corporation, 1996 — 2000.

Warren Boley

Mr. Warren M. Boley, Jr., is President of Aerojet-General Corporation & Aerojet Rocketdyne subsidiaries of Gencorp Inc. Chief Operating Officer, Boley Tool & Machine Works May 2011 — August 2012; Corporate Director, Boley Tool & Machine Works 1991 — present; President, Military Engines Division, United Technologies Corporation, Pratt & Whitney Business Unit (“Pratt & Whitney”) April 2010 — May 2011; Vice President — F135/F119 Engine Programs, Pratt & Whitney April 2009 — April 2010; Vice President, Operational Military Engines and Customer Support, Pratt& Whitney September 2007 — April 2009; Vice President Operational Military Engines, Pratt & Whitney March 2003 — September 2007.

Jose Ruiz

Mr. Jose Ruiz, Jr. is Chief Information Officer, Vice President of the Company. Ruiz previously served as vice president of Information Technology (IT) and CIO for Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems in Aurora, Colo. As CIO for this Fortune 500 organization, Ruiz transformed the IT organization into a business growth enterprise while improving collaborative technologies, consolidating data centers, and reducing applications and tools. He developed key customer relationships with NASA, intelligence agencies, and the Department of Defense (DOD) that contributed to increased sales for Raytheon. Prior to that, Ruiz served as CIO at Northrop Grumman Corporation supporting the Missile Defense Agency. In this position, he spearheaded new technologies for satellite and land communications, personal computing, networks, infrastructure design and development, Web-based collaboration, data storage, and customer support services for more than 15,000 end-users and 120 international and domestic sites. Ruiz led data center, cyber security and global network improvements that resulted in a substantial increase to Northrop Grumman's IT market share. Ruiz began his career in the U.S. Air Force. Over the course of his career, he assumed increasing responsibility as an engineer, logistician, executive officer and program manager. He managed several successful programs and earned DOD recognition for his ingenuity in resolving system deficiencies during Operation Desert Storm. Ruiz holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Science in Information Technology Management from Central Michigan University. He also holds various certifications in management and IT.

Christopher Cambria

Mr. Christopher C. Cambria is Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of GenCorp Inc. Mr. Cambria is Vice President, General Counsel (since September 2011), and Secretary of the Company (since March 2012). He was Self-employed legal consultant 2010 — 2011. Senior Vice President and Senior Counsel, Mergers and Acquisitions for L-3 Communications Holdings 2006 — 2009; Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel 2001 — 2006; and Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary 1997 — 2001. Associate with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson 1994 — 1997. Associate with Cravath, Swaine & Moore 1986 — 1993.

John Schumacher

Mr. John D. Schumacher is Vice President - Business Relations of Gencorp Inc since April 2013. He is President, Astrium Americas and Vice President, Space, EADS North America April 2011 — April 2013; Vice President, Washington Operations, Aerojet Rocketdyne May 2006 — April 2011; Director, Whitney, Bradley & Brown Consulting September 2005 — May 2006; Chief of Staff, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) May 2003 — September 2005; Associate Administrator for External Relations, NASA 1994 — 2003; Deputy Associate Administrator, NASA 1990 — 1994; Advisor to the Administrator, NASA 1989 — 1990; Associate, Rogers & Wells, NY, 1987 — 1989; Captain, Naval Reserve from 1984 — 2006; Naval Service from 1978 — 1984.

Thomas Corcoran

Mr. Thomas A. Corcoran is Independent Director of GenCorp Inc. Mr. Corcoran has been a Senior Advisor of The Carlyle Group, a private equity investment firm, and the President of Corcoran Enterprises, LLC, a management consulting company, since 2001. Previously Mr. Corcoran was also the President and Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of Gemini Air Cargo, Inc., a cargo airline owned by The Carlyle Group, from 2001 to 2004. Prior to that, Mr. Corcoran was President and CEO of Allegheny Teledyne Incorporated, a diversified business from 1999 to 2000. Prior to that, Mr. Corcoran was President and Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) of Lockheed Martin’s Electronics and Space Sectors from 1993 to 1999. Mr. Corcoran began his career in 1967 at General Electric Company in various positions. In 1990, Mr. Corcoran was elected a corporate officer and rose to the number two position in G.E. Aerospace as Vice President and General Manager of G.E. Aerospace Operations. Mr. Corcoran is a director with L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. (and member of the Audit Committee). Mr. Corcoran was a Director with Force Protection, Inc., REMEC, Inc., United Industrial Corporation, ONPATH Technologies, Inc. (Chairman), LaBarge, Inc. (Audit Committee member), ARINC, Inc., Aer Lingus, Ltd. based in Dublin, Ireland and Serco, Ltd. based in Surry, UK. Mr. Corcoran serves as a director of American Ireland Fund, is on the board of trustees of Stevens Institute of Technology and is a trustee emeritus at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Mr. Corcoran brings to the Board considerable industry knowledge gained from extensive experience as a senior executive in the aerospace industry. Mr. Corcoran also brings to the Board significant public company board experience, including service as a director of a Fortune 500 company. Mr. Corcoran currently serves as a member of the Organization & Compensation Committee and as a member of the Corporate Governance & Nominating Committee.

James Henderson

Mr. James R. Henderson is Independent Director of Gencorp Inc., since March 27, 2013. Mr. Henderson was a Managing Director and operating partner of Steel Partners LLC, a subsidiary of Steel Partners Holdings L.P., a global diversified holding company that owns and operates businesses and has significant interests in leading companies in a variety of industries, including diversified industrial products, energy, defense, banking, insurance, and food products and services, until April 2011. He was associated with Steel Partners LLC and its affiliates from August 1999 until April 2011. Mr. Henderson served as a director of DGT Holdings Corp., a manufacturer of proprietary high-voltage power conversion subsystems and components, from November 2003 until December 2011. Mr. Henderson also served as a director of SL Industries, Inc. (“SLI”), a company that designs, manufactures and markets power electronics, motion control, power protection, power quality electromagnetic and specialized communication equipment, from January 2002 to March 2010. Mr. Henderson was an Executive Vice President of SP Acquisition Holdings, Inc. (“SPAH”), a company formed for the purpose of acquiring one or more businesses or assets, from February 2007 until October 2009. He was a director of Angelica Corporation, a provider of healthcare linen management services, from August 2006 to August 2008. Mr. Henderson was a director and CEO of the predecessor entity of Steel Partners Holdings L.P., WebFinancial Corporation (“WebFinancial”), from June 2005 to April 2008, President and COO from November 2003 to April 2008, and was the Vice President of Operations from September 2000 to December 2003. He was also the CEO of WebBank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Steel Partners Holdings L.P., from November 2004 to May 2005. He has served as the CEO of Point Blank Enterprises, Inc., the successor to the business of Point Blank, from October 2011 to September 2012.

David Lorber

Mr. David A. Lorber is Independent Director of GenCorp, Inc. Mr. Lorber is a Co-Founder and Portfolio Manager for FrontFour Capital Group LLC, a hedge fund since 2007. Mr. Lorber is also a Co-Founder and Principal of FrontFour Capital Corp. Previously, Mr. Lorber was a Senior Investment Analyst at Pirate Capital LLC, a hedge fund from 2003 to 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Lorber was an Analyst at Vantis Capital Management LLC, a money management firm and hedge fund from 2001 to 2003 and an Associate at Cushman & Wakefield, Inc. Mr. Lorber also serves as a Director of Ferro Corporation. Mr. Lorber served as a Director of Fisher Communications Inc. and of Huntingdon Capital Corp. and as a Trustee of IAT Air Cargo Facilities Income Fund. Mr. Lorber brings to the Board significant financial and investment industry experience and experience as a public company director. Mr. Lorber currently serves as Chairman of the Organization & Compensation Committee and as a member of the Audit Committee.

Merrill McPeak

General Merrill McPeak (USAF, retired) is Independent Director of Gencorp Inc. He was Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force and a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from October 1990 until October 1994. Since 1995, General McPeak has been President of McPeak and Associates, a management consulting firm that is active as an investor, advisor and director of early development stage companies. A subsidiary, Lost Wingman Press, recently published Hangar Flying; book one of a planned three-volume memoir. General McPeak has long service as a director of public companies, including Tektronix, Inc. and Trans World Airlines, Inc. He was for several years Chairman of ECC International Corp. He previously served as a director of Mosquito Consolidated Gold (Chairman, 2011-2012), Point Blank Solutions, Inc. (2008-2011), MathStar, Inc. (2005-2010), QPC Lasers (Vice Chairman, 2006-2009), and Gigabeam Corp. (2004-2009). From 2003 to 2012, General McPeak was Chairman of Ethicspoint, Inc., a Portland, Oregon-based startup that became a leading provider of risk management and compliance software-as-a-service. In February 2012, Ethicspoint was bought by a private equity firm, merged with other companies and rebranded as NAVEX Global. General McPeak remains a board member of NAVEX Global. He also currently serves as Chairman of Coast Plating, Inc., a Los Angeles-based, privately held provider of metal processing and finishing services, primarily to the aerospace industry. General McPeak received a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from San Diego State College and a Master of Science degree in international relations from George Washington University. In 1992, San Diego State University honored General McPeak with its first ever Lifetime Achievement Award. In 1995, George Washington University gave him its Distinguished Alumni Award, the “George.” He was among the initial seven inductees to the Oregon Aviation Hall of Honor.

James Perry

Mr. James H. Perry is Independent Director of GenCorp Inc. Mr. Perry, until his retirement in 2008, served as Vice President of United Industrial Corporation, which, through its wholly-owned subsidiary AAI Corporation, designs, produces and supports aerospace and defense systems, from 1998 to 2007, as Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) from 1995 to 2007, as Treasurer from 1994 to 2005, and as Controller from 2005 to 2007. Mr. Perry served as CFO of AAI Corporation from 2000 to 2007, as Treasurer from 2000 to 2005, and as Vice President from 1997 to 2007. Mr. Perry, a certified public accountant, held various positions in the Assurance practice of Ernst & Young LLP, a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, from 1987 to 1994.

Martin Turchin

Mr. Martin Turchin is Independent Director of GenCorp Inc. Mr. Turchin is a Vice-Chairman of CB Richard Ellis, the world’s largest real estate services company, a position he has held since 2003. Previously, Mr. Turchin served as a Vice-Chairman of a subsidiary of Insignia Financial Group, a real estate brokerage, consulting and management firm from 1996 to 2003. Prior to that, Mr. Turchin was a principal and Vice-Chairman of Edward S. Gordon Company, a real estate brokerage, consulting and management firm from 1985 to 1996. Mr. Turchin has been a director of Boston Properties, a real estate investment trust, for more than ten years. Mr. Turchin held various positions with Kenneth E. Laub & Company, Inc., a real estate company, where he was involved in real estate acquisition, financing, leasing and consulting from 1971 to 1985. Mr. Turchin also serves as a trustee for the Turchin Family Charitable Foundation. Mr. Turchin serves as a Manager of the Board of Managers of Easton Development Company, LLC, a subsidiary of GenCorp.

Ron Samborsky

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