Trantum replaces Dave Sherwood of UK suede tanners, Charles F Stead who has been a past President of SLTC and has served on the council since 2008. During the SLTC conference dinner in Northampton on April 26 Sherwood was presented with a gift of thanks for his services to the SLTC over the past six years.

Steve Trantum is a Regional Marketing Manager for Trumpler and is also a fellow of the society.