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US Ecology Inc (ECOL.OQ)

ECOL.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Jeffrey Feeler

47 2015 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Eric Gerratt

46 2013 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer

Simon Bell

46 2016 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Steven Welling

58 2013 Executive Vice President - Sales and Marketing

Andrew Marshall

50 2017 Executive Vice President - Regulatory Compliance and Safety

Joe Colvin

74 2008 Independent Director

Katina Dorton

59 2014 Independent Director

Daniel Fox

66 2010 Independent Director

Ronald Keating

48 2017 Independent Director

Stephen Romano

62 2015 Independent Director

John Sahlberg

64 2015 Independent Director

Alison Ziegler

IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Jeffrey Feeler

Mr. Jeffrey R. Feeler is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of US Ecology, Inc. He served as Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Mr. Feeler joined the Company in July 2006 and serves as its President and Chief Executive Officer having served most recently as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary. Mr. Feeler has over twenty (20) years of business and financial management experience including seven years with the Company. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Feeler worked with MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc., Albertson’s, Inc., Hewlett-Packard and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. He is a Certified Public Accountant and has a BBA of Finance and BBA of Accounting from Boise State University.

Eric Gerratt

Mr. Eric L. Gerratt is Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of theMr. Gerratt previously served as the Company's Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Chief Accounting Officer from October 2012 to May 2013. He joined US Ecology in August 2007 as Vice President and Controller. He previously held various financial and accounting management positions at SUPERVALU, Inc. and Albertson's, Inc. From 1997 to 2003, he held various accounting and auditing positions for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Mr. Gerratt is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Idaho.

Simon Bell

Mr. Simon G. Bell is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He was appointed Executive Vice President of Operations, Environmental Services in June 2014. Mr. Bell previously served as the Company's Executive Vice President of Operations and Technology Development from May 2013 to June 2014. From August 2007 to May 2013, he was Vice President of Operations. From 2005 to August 2007, he was Vice President of Hazardous Waste Operations. Mr. Bell joined the Company in 2001 as Environmental Manager at its Grand View, Idaho facility and later served as the Idaho facility's General Manager. His 20 years of industry experience includes service as general manager of a competitor disposal facility and mining industry experience in Idaho, Nevada and South Dakota. He holds a BS in Geology from Colorado State University.

Steven Welling

Mr. Steven D. Welling is Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing of the Company. Mr. Welling previously served as the Company's Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing from January 2010 to May 2013. He joined US Ecology in 2001 through the Envirosafe Services of Idaho acquisition. He previously served as National Accounts Manager for Envirosource Technologies and Western Sales Manager for Envirosafe Services of Idaho and before that managed new market development and sales for a national bulk chemical transportation company. Mr. Welling holds a BS from California State University-Stanislaus.

Andrew Marshall

Mr. Andrew Marshall is Executive Vice President - Regulatory Compliance and Safety of the Company. Mr. Marshall joined the Company in 2010 as Director of Environmental Affairs and Facility Operations and was promoted to Vice President of Environmental Health and Safety in 2013 and in 2015 to Senior Vice President of Environmental Health and Safety. Prior to joining the Company he was an associate at Kleinfelder, a national environmental consulting firm, and worked for Boise Cascade Corporation for thirteen (13) years in various capacities including Corporate Environmental Manager and Project Manager for Strategic Initiatives. Mr. Marshall earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Seattle University, his Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from Oregon State University and MBA from Northwest Nazarene University.

Joe Colvin

Mr. Joe F. Colvin is Independent Director of US Ecology Inc. He is a former senior executive with more than forty (40) years of experience in the nuclear energy field. Mr. Colvin serves on the board of directors of Cameco Corporation (1999), a public company and the world's uranium producer, and is a director for the American Nuclear Society (2007) and the Foundation for Nuclear Studies (2003). He is the current Past President of the American Nuclear Society. He is also President Emeritus of the Nuclear Energy Institute, Inc. (NEI), serving since 2005 and previously served in various executive positions with the NEI, including President and Chief Executive Officer (1996 to 2005) and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (1994 to 1996). Mr. Colvin previously held senior management positions with the Nuclear Management and Resources Committee and the Institute for Nuclear Power Operations. Mr. Colvin served twenty (20) years as a line officer with the U.S. Navy nuclear submarine program.

Katina Dorton

Ms. Katina Dorton is Independent Director of the Company. Dorton brings more than 20 years of investment banking experience advising corporate clients and their Boards of Directors to US Ecology, Inc. She is currently a partner at Corise Co., a merchant and banking advisory firm, and provides consulting services to public and private companies in the areas of M&A and strategic finance. Dorton previously served as Managing Director at Needham & Co., Managing Director-Investment Banking, at Morgan Stanley and as an attorney in private practice with Sullivan & Cromwell. Dorton holds a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, an M.B.A. from George Washington University and a B.A. from Duke University.

Daniel Fox

Mr. Daniel Fox is Independent Director of US Ecology Inc. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a full-time special lecturer in the College of Business and Economics at Boise State University where he teaches graduate and upper division undergraduate accounting and finance courses. Mr. Fox held numerous positions over a twenty-eight (28) year career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, retiring in 2007 as a senior partner and the firm's Global Capital Markets Hub Leader in Switzerland. During his public accounting career, Mr. Fox provided a wide range of services to a diverse mix of clients ranging in size from small privately held start-up companies to mature global public companies. He has been a frequent speaker on broad-ranging topics such as impacts of new or proposed auditing, accounting, reporting, regulatory and international financial reporting matters. Mr. Fox also serves on two committees of the Idaho State Board of Accountancy.

Ronald Keating

Mr. Ronald C. Keating serves as Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Keating brings more than 25 years of operations and leadership experience with companies providing solutions to municipal, industrial and infrastructure customers. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer and a director at Evoqua Water Technologies LLC, a global provider of water and wastewater treatment solutions and services. Mr. Keating previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer at Contech Engineered Solutions and held senior leadership positions at Kennametal Inc. and Ingersoll-Rand Inc. He holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a B.S. in Industrial Distribution from Texas A&M.

Stephen Romano

Mr. Stephen A. Romano is Independent Director of US Ecology Inc. He joined the Board of Directors in 2002. He was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company in October 2001, Chief Executive Officer in March 2002 and Chairman of the Board of Directors in February 2008. Mr. Romano currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors. He was an employee of the Company for more than twenty (20) years prior to his retirement in December 2009. Mr. Romano previously worked for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and EG&G Idaho, Inc. and as an independent consultant on hazardous and radioactive waste management.

John Sahlberg

Mr. John T. Sahlberg is Independent Director of the Company. He is currently Senior Vice President of Human Resources, General Counsel and Secretary for Boise Cascade Company, promoted from Vice President in 2012, a position in which he had served since 2008. Boise Cascade Company is one of the largest producers of plywood and engineered wood products in North America and a leading U.S. wholesale distributor of wood products. At Boise Cascade Company, Mr. Sahlberg is responsible for human resources, labor relations, environmental compliance, legal, government relations, communications and board administration. He was an integral part of the team that returned Boise Cascade Company to public ownership through its public offering in 2013. During his thirty-five (35) years with Boise Cascade Company and its predecessors, he has held numerous legal and human resource positions. From 2000 to the present, Mr. Sahlberg has served as a director and chairman (2014) of Vigilant, a non-profit employer association. He also serves as Management Trustee of Bledsoe Health Care Trust (2000) and served as Management Trustee of TOC/Carpenters Pension Trust from 2000-2009. Mr. Sahlberg is a member of the Idaho State Bar and holds a B.A. in Economics from Harvard University and a J.D. from Georgetown University.

Alison Ziegler

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