Over the past two decades, Kohmuench has steadily ascended in the organization across multiple business areas and geographies. Kohmuench is a seasoned member of the Eriez corporate leadership team, serving most recently as Vice President-International. Kohmuench earned bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees in mining and minerals engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, where he received numerous academic honors and awards. Kohmuench has spent the entirety of his career with Eriez, joining the company in 2000 as a Process Engineer. Among his many notable career achievements, Kohmuench is credited as an inventor on more than a dozen patents and has authored numerous technical papers for prominent scientific and technical journals.