President & CEO
Mr. Cochran serves as President and CEO for TEA. He joined TEA in 2016 after serving as Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S) Compliance director for Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara), seconded from The Dow Chemical Company (Dow). He recently announced his retirement after 34 years of service to Dow and Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) effective at the end of 2015. Mr. Cochran has worked in various roles in manufacturing, supply chain, purchasing and EH&S. Prior to his Sadara assignment, Mr. Cochran was the Global Director of Remediation/EH&S Mergers & Acquisitions for Dow from 2003 to 2011, managing Dow’s global environmental legacy issues. From 2006 to 2011, he also served as the Director of the Michigan Dioxin Initiative.