Stanley T. Myers
Prior to his appointment as SEMI president in 1996, Myers worked for 17 years at Siltec Silicon, a manufacturer of silicon wafers, based in Salem, Oregon. He served as president and CEO since 1985, and in 1986 he completed negotiations for the acquisition of Siltec by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation, In July 1996, Siltec officially changed its name to Mitsubishi Silicon America Corporation. Prior to Siltec, Myers worked for Monsanto Corporation for 18 years.
Myers continues to serve on the SEMI board of directors, a post to which he was elected in 1988. He is Chairman of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Advisory Board to MATEC (Maricopa Advanced Technology Education Center). Myers also is a member of the Engineering Advisory Board, School of Engineering, San Jose State University.
Myers earned a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Kansas. In May 2007 he was inducted in the Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Hall of Fame in the University of Kansas.
Myers was a recipient of the Exemplary Community Leadership Award by the Silicon Valley Conference on Community and Justice in 2006. In February 2008 Myers was inducted in the Silicon Valley Engineering Hall of Fame.