CHPA Welcomes New Board Members at June Meeting

Washington, D.C. (June 21, 2018) – The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) announced the election of three new members to the CHPA Board of Directors today during the association’s June board meeting.

“CHPA welcomes our new board members and we look forward to their leadership at such an exciting time for the consumer healthcare industry,” said CHPA Chairman Gary Downing, CEO, Clarion Brands.

“The association is fortunate to have such an active and organizationally diverse board of directors, each of whom ensures the needs and concerns of the broader self-care industry is represented at CHPA,” said CHPA President and CEO Scott Melville.    

Newly elected CHPA board members at this meeting include:

  • Thomas Corley, executive vice president, chief global retail officer, president, U.S. Market, Catalina
  • Steven R. LaMonte, executive chairman, Matrixx Initiatives, Inc.
  • Carlyn Solomon, chief executive officer, Santa Cruz Healthcare/BestCo Inc.  
View the full CHPA Board of Directors.



The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) is the 137-year-old national trade association representing the leading manufacturers and marketers of over-the-counter (OTC) medicines and dietary supplements. Every dollar spent by consumers on OTC medicines saves the U.S. healthcare system $6-$7, contributing a total of $102 billion in savings each year. CHPA is committed to empowering self-care by preserving and expanding choice and availability of consumer healthcare products. 

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