Mr. Pfluger completed his Bachelor’s degree in accounting at the University of Houston. Since then, Mr. Pfluger worked as an accountant for several companies, including Gulf Oil, in Houston, Texas before relocating to San Jose, CA, where he worked for Envirotech Corp. in Menlo Park, CA. as a consolidation accountant. Mr. Pfluger left Envirotech as Senior Accountant and started his 23 year career with Solvay, a chemical and plastics manufacturer. He began there as a consolidation accountant and soon had payroll supervisor added to his position. Two years later, he began working as General Accounting Supervisor overseeing payroll, A/P, A/R, expense reports and financial statements. A few years later, he transferred to an affiliate company as Assistant Controller where he worked until his retirement in 2003. Later that year, he worked as Senior Plant Cost Accountant for MEMC, a high tech silicon wafer manufacturer and took his last retirement from MEMC in 2008 Plant Controller.