William Steinbrink

William H. Steinbrink

Chief Executive Officer at Laurel Industries, Inc.

280 Laurel Ave, Highland Park, Illinois, United States
HQ Phone:
(847) 432-8204

General Information


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Principal - Unstuk LLC

Interim President - Wittenberg University

Partner - Jones Day

The Board


Wittenberg University


Board Member - The J.M. Smucker Company

Advisor To Business - Non-Profit

Life Member of the Board of Visitors - Duke University

Member of Board of Trustees - The Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges

Board Member - Florida

Recent News  


Mr. Steinbrink, 69, has been a Director since 1994. He is the principal of Unstuk LLC, through which he assists leaders in developing new paths forward and mediates disputes. He served as interim president of Wittenberg University (Ohio) from 2004 to 2005, as president and chief executive officer of CSM Industries, Inc. from 1996 to 2000, and as chief executive officer of Laurel Industries, Inc. from 1994 to 1996. He was also associated with the law firm of Jones Day beginning in 1967 and was a partner for over 23 years, including from 2001 to 2004. Mr. Steinbrink is a member of the Nominating Committee. The Board concluded that Mr. Steinbrink should serve as a Director primarily due to his long experience in managing and overseeing businesses and his significant knowledge of the Company, having served on the Board since 1994. Specifically, Mr. Steinbrink gained significant leadership, operating and corporate governance experience in his positions as principal of Unstuk LLC, interim president and board member of Wittenberg University (Ohio), president and chief executive officer of CSM Industries, Inc., and chief executive officer of Laurel Industries, Inc. The Board believes that Mr. Steinbrink’s background as a corporate lawyer and as a senior executive of business enterprises and educational institutions enables him to provide valuable insights to the Board, particularly in setting corporate strategy and supervising the Company’s governance. The Board has determined that all of the following eight non-employee Directors are independent Directors: R. Douglas Cowan, Kathryn W. Dindo, Paul J. Dolan, Nancy Lopez Knight, Elizabeth Valk Long, Gary A. Oatey, Alex Shumate, and William H. Steinbrink. William H. Steinbrink William H. Steinbrink William H. Steinbrink

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News 091601

Former Partner William H. Steinbrink has rejoined the Firm, effective September 1, 2001, as Partner-in-Charge of the Firm's Knowledge Management Program, resident in the Cleveland Office.Bill is a graduate of Wittenberg University, B.A., 1964, and Duke University Law School, LL.B., 1967, where he became a member of the editorial board of the Duke Law Journal and was elected to the Order of the Coif.Recognized as one of the Firm's premier corporate lawyers for 27 years, Bill was very much involved in the evolution of technology at Jones Day, the development of the BPG Opinion Manual, and served for several years as the Firm's Administrative Partner. Bill left the Firm in 1994 to join Laurel Industries, Inc. as President and CEO, and in1996, Bill became President and CEO of CSM Industries, Inc.He is a director of The J.M. Smucker Company and Engineered Materials Solutions, Inc., serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Wittenberg University, and is a life member of the Board of Visitors of Duke University Law School. The content of this Web site is intended to convey general information about Jones Day.It should not be relied upon as legal advice.It is not an offer to represent you, nor is it intended to create an attorney-client relationship.The content of any Internet e-mail sent to Jones Day or any of its lawyers at the e-mail address set forth in this Web site will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not be treated as confidential.All uses of the contents of this site, other than personal uses, are prohibited.©2000 Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue and Associated Firms.

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