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L.B. Foster Co (FSTR.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Lee Foster

70 2002 Chairman of the Board

Robert Bauer

58 2012 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

James Maloney

49 2017 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer

Christopher Scanlon

40 2017 Interim Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller

John Kasel

49 2012 Senior Vice President - Rail products

Alexandre Kosmala

2016 Senior Vice President

Brian Kelly

55 2012 Vice President - Human Resources and Administration

Patrick Guinee

45 2014 Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Gregory Lippard

46 2012 Vice President - Rail Sales and Products

Merry Brumbaugh

57 2004 Vice President - Tubular Products

Samuel Fisher

62 2011 Vice President - Rail Distribution

Konstantinos Papazoglou

62 2012 Vice President - Rail Technologies

G. Thomas McKane

71 2006 Independent Director

Diane Owen

59 2002 Independent Director

Robert Purgason

59 2014 Independent Director

William Rackoff

66 1996 Independent Director

Suzanne Rowland

53 2008 Independent Director

Bradley Vizi

32 2016 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Lee Foster

Mr. Lee B. Foster II is Chairman of the Board of L. B. Foster Co. He was the Chief Executive Officer of the Company from May 1990 until he resigned from such office in January 2002, while remaining a Company employee until May 2008. Mr. Foster is a director of Wabtec Corporation, which manufactures components for locomotives, freight cars and passenger transit vehicles and provides aftermarket services. We believe that Mr. Foster is qualified to serve as a director because of his history with the Company and his knowledge of the Company's current businesses, and his corporate governance experience as a member of another public company’s board of directors. In addition, Mr. Foster's experience with other companies brings additional insight to a variety of our business issues.

Robert Bauer

Mr. Robert P. Bauer is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of L. B. Foster Co., since February 1, 2012. Mr. Bauer served as President of Emerson Climate Technologies, Refrigeration Division, a business segment of Emerson Electric Co., a diversified global manufacturing and technology company, (“Emerson”) from June 2011 to February 2012. He also served as President of Emerson Network Power, Liebert Division, from January 2002 through May 2011. Mr. Bauer spent a total of 17 years with Emerson in various senior management positions and became a Group Vice President, Emerson in 2004. Prior to Emerson, he held management positions with Rockwell Automation and Westinghouse Electric. We believe that Mr. Bauer is qualified to serve as a director because of his vast experience in global manufacturing, worldwide marketing, and new product development. He also has extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions and strategic planning including investments in new technologies.

James Maloney

Mr. James P. Maloney has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer of the Company., effective September 18, 2017. He most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of First Insight, Inc., a privately-held enterprise providing consumer data to retailers and brands to assist in the design, selection, pricing, and marketing of products, since February 3, 2014. Prior to First Insight, Mr. Maloney was employed by H.J. Heinz Company from 2005 to 2014, last serving as Vice President – Global Financial Planning and Supply Chain Finance from 2012 to 2014, where he managed strategic and annual operating plans, monthly forecasts, and also the capital expenditure process; developed restructuring programs; was responsible for supply chain strategic decisions and commodity-hedging strategy; and oversaw general and financial accounting. Mr. Maloney holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Clarion University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Christopher Scanlon

Mr. Christopher T. Scanlon is Interim Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller of L.B. Foster Company. Mr. Scanlon was elected Controller and Chief Accounting Officer in August 2012 after joining the Company in July 2012. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Scanlon served as the Online Higher Education Division Controller of Education Management Corporation from November 2009 to July 2012. Mr. Scanlon served as Manager of Central Accounting Services for Bayer Corporation, from May 2007 until November 2009. From April 2005 until May 2007, Mr. Scanlon served as a financial reporting analyst for Respironics, Inc.

John Kasel

Mr. John F. Kasel is Senior Vice President - Rail products of L.B. Foster Co., since August 21, 2012. Mr. Kasel was elected Senior Vice President — Rail Products in August 2012 having previously served as Senior Vice President — Operations and Manufacturing since May 2005 and Vice President — Operations and Manufacturing since April 2003. Mr. Kasel served as Vice President of Operations for Mammoth, Inc., a Nortek company from 2000 to 2003. His career also included General Manager of Robertshaw Controls and Operations Manager of Shizuki America prior to 2000.

Alexandre Kosmala

Mr. Alex Kosmala is appointed as Senior Vice President of the Company., effective August 15, 2016. He is responsible for the Tubular and Energy Services segment and the Construction segment. Alex joins L.B. Foster from Saltel Industries, a provider of drilling and well construction products and well maintenance solutions, where he served as Executive Vice President. Previously, Alex served as President & CEO of Artificial Lift Company, a pioneer in the technology of slick-line deployed Electric Submersible Pumps and permanent magnet motors for well completion solutions. He helped globalize the company's products and services by moving into un-served markets and developing relationships with the premier oil & gas developers in the world. Alex also spent 20 years with Schlumberger in various assignments around the world where he had P&L responsibility for businesses in Europe and Asia and successfully integrated new companies following acquisitions. He began his career as a field engineer in the drilling and measurements division of Schlumberger.

Brian Kelly

Mr. Brian H. Kelly is Vice President - Human Resources and Administration of L. B. Foster Co., since August 2012. Mr. Kelly was elected Vice President — Human Resources and Administration in August 2012 having previously served as Vice President, Human Resources since October 2006 after joining the organization in September 2006. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Kelly headed Human Resources for 84 Lumber Company from June 2004. Previously, he served as a Director of Human Resources for American Greetings Corp. from June 1994 to June 2004, and he began his career with Nabisco in 1984, serving in progressively responsible generalist human resources positions in both plants and headquarters.

Patrick Guinee

Mr. Patrick J. Guinee is Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of L. B. Foster Co. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Guinee was elected Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary in February 2014. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Guinee served as Vice President — Securities & Corporate and Assistant Secretary at Education Management Corporation from July 2013 to February 2014, and was employed by H. J. Heinz Company from November 1997 to June 2013, last serving as Vice President — Corporate Governance & Securities and Assistant Secretary. He began his career as an attorney in private practice in Pittsburgh, PA in 1994.

Gregory Lippard

Mr. Gregory W. Lippard is Vice President - Rail Sales and Products of L. B. Foster Co., since August 2012. Mr. Lippard was elected Vice President — Rail Sales and Products in August 2012 having previously served as Vice President — Rail Product Sales since June 2000. Prior to re-joining the Company in 2000, Mr. Lippard served as Vice President — International Trading for Tube City, Inc. from June 1998. Mr. Lippard served in various other capacities with the Company since his initial employment in 1991.

Merry Brumbaugh

Ms. Merry L. Brumbaugh is Vice President - Tubular Products of L. B. Foster Co., since November 2004. Ms. Brumbaugh was elected Vice President — Tubular Products in November 2004, having previously served as General Manager, Coated Products since 1996. Ms. Brumbaugh has served in various capacities with the Company since her initial employment in 1980.

Samuel Fisher

Mr. Samuel K. Fisher is Vice President - Rail Distribution of L. B. Foster Co., since January 2011. Mr. Fisher’s was elected Vice President — Rail Distribution effective January 2011, as part of organizational changes within the Rail Products segment, having previously served as Senior Vice President — Rail since October 2002. From June 2000 until October 2002, Mr. Fisher served as Senior Vice President — Product Management. From October 1997 until June 2000, Mr. Fisher served as Vice President — Rail Procurement. Prior to October 1997, Mr. Fisher served in various other capacities with the Company since his employment in 1977.

Konstantinos Papazoglou

Mr. Konstantinos Papazoglou is Vice President - Rail Technologies of L. B. Foster Co., since August 2012. Mr. Papazoglou was elected Vice President — Rail Technologies in August 2012 having previously served as Vice President — Friction Management since March 2011. Prior to joining the Company in December 2010, Mr. Papazoglou served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Portec Rail Products, Inc. from October 2006. Mr. Papazoglou served in various other capacities with Portec since his initial employment in 1978.

G. Thomas McKane

Mr. G. Thomas McKane is an Independent Director of L. B. Foster Co since May 2006. Mr. McKane was Chairman of the Board of A.M. Castle & Co., a metals and plastics service center business, from January 2006 to April 2007 and was Chief Executive Officer of A.M. Castle & Co. from May 2000 until he retired in February 2007. We believe that Mr. McKane is qualified to serve as a director due to his broad industrial background and his specific experience as Chief Executive Officer of a publicly traded company, which experience enables him to analyze many facets of the Company's business. Mr. McKane has been especially active in overseeing improvements to the Company's strategic planning process and developing sound corporate governance practices.

Diane Owen

Ms. Diane B. Owen is an Independent Director of L. B. Foster Co since May 2002. Since June 2014, she has served as an independent Board Member and Internal Control Committee Chair of Elliott Group Holdings, a subsidiary of Ebara Corporation, an international company that manufactures and services industrial equipment. She was Senior Vice President – Corporate Audit of H.J. Heinz Company, an international food company, from May 2010 to June 2013 and was Vice President - Corporate Audit of H.J. Heinz Company from April 2000 to May 2010. We believe that Ms. Owen is qualified to serve as a director of the Company due to her over 30 years of business experience, particularly in accounting and finance. Ms. Owen plays a critical role as Chairman of the Audit Committee and as the Board's audit committee financial expert. In addition, Ms. Owen's extensive international business experience enables her to provide valuable insights as the Company seeks international growth.

Robert Purgason

Mr. Robert S. Purgason is an Independent Director of the Company. He has been Senior Vice President of The Williams Companies (“Williams”) since January 1, 2015, leading the Williams operating area that encompass the assets and operations of Access Midstream, including natural gas gathering and processing. Mr. Purgason is currently a director of Access Midstream Partners, and served as Chief Operating Officer of the general partner of Access Midstream from 2012 to 2015. Prior to joining Access Midstream, Mr. Purgason spent five years at Crosstex Energy Services, L.P. and was promoted to Senior Vice President-Chief Operating Officer in November 2006. Prior to Crosstex, Mr. Purgason spent 19 years with The Williams Companies in various senior business development and operational roles of increasing responsibility. Mr. Purgason began his career at Perry Gas Companies in Odessa, Texas working in all facets of the natural gas treating business. Mr. Purgason’s extensive experience in, and keen understanding of, the energy industry brings valuable insight to the Board, particularly with regard to its operations which include pipe threading and coating as well as blending, injection, and custody transfer metering skids for the oil and gas industry.

William Rackoff

Mr. William H. Rackoff is an Independent Director of L. B. Foster Co., since 1996. Since 1994, Mr. Rackoff has been President and Chief Executive Officer of ASKO, Inc., a private international company which manufactures custom engineered tooling for the metalworking industry. We believe that Mr. Rackoff is qualified to serve as a director because his years of experience in the steel industry and his engineering background enable him to understand and develop the factors that drive the Company's performance, including strategy, operations, and finance. Mr. Rackoff, as Chairman of the Compensation Committee, has led the creation of the Company's executive incentive programs.

Suzanne Rowland

Ms. Suzanne B. Rowland is an Independent Director of L. B. Foster Co since May 2008. Ms. Rowland was appointed Vice President & General Manager Global Special Hazards of Tyco Fire Protection Products in 2013, having previously served as Vice President & General Manager Tyco Fire Protection Products Americas from January 2011 to 2012, and Vice President Business Excellence of Tyco Flow Control Products from September 2009 to December 2010. Prior to Tyco, Ms. Rowland spent over 20 years with Rohm and Haas Company in senior executive positions, including Vice President Global Adhesives, Vice President Coatings North America, and Vice-President of Procurement and Logistics. Ms. Rowland also gained valuable family shareholder experience at J.M. Huber Corporation as the Vice President Strategy & New Business Development.

Bradley Vizi

Mr. Bradley S. Vizi is Independent Director of the company. He is a founder of, and a Managing Director at, Legion Partners Asset Management, LLC, which, along with its affiliates, is a large shareholder of the Company (collectively, "Legion Partners"). Prior to founding Legion Partners in 2011, Mr. Vizi was an investment professional for Shamrock Capital Advisors, the alternative investment vehicle of the Disney Family. Mr. Vizi graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and is a CFA. Since 2013, Mr. Vizi has served on the Board of Directors of publicly-held RCM Technologies, Inc. and currently serves as Chairman of the Board.