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Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): June 27, 2022




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   1-33926   75-1256622
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

1650 Hwy 6 South, Suite 190

Sugar Land, Texas, 77478

(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)

(281) 980-5522

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:

Not applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of Each Class




Name of Each Exchange
on Which Registered

Common Stock, par value $0.10 per share   TREC   New York Stock Exchange

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Item 5.02.    Departure of Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On June 27, 2022, in connection with the consummation of the acquisition of Trecora Resources by Balmoral Funds, Brad Crocker became President and CEO of Trecora Resources. Mr. Crocker continues to serve as President and CEO of Epsilyte LLC, a position he has filled since November, 2022. Epsilyte is a $500 million producer of advanced insulative materials used in various markets such as building and construction; cold-chain; infrastructure; and personal safety. Prior to Epsilyte, Mr. Crocker was President and CEO of Americas Styrenics LLC from January, 2012 to April, 2020 where he led a $2B chemical and plastic producer marketing products to a wide variety of industries including packaging, automotive, construction, and medical. Throughout his career Mr. Crocker has proven to be highly capable of leading all aspects of corporate activity necessary to thrive in both turnaround and market growth environments. Mr. Crocker has significant M&A experience including divestitures, acquisitions, and integrations, which was most recently utilized in Epsilyte’s acquisitions of Polysource (May, 2021) and Styrochem (October, 2021). Mr. Crocker earned his BS in Chemistry from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia.

On June 27, 2022, Patrick Quarles’ employment as Chief Executive Officer with Trecora Resources ended as a result of the new management structure.




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Date: June 30, 2022



/s/ Brad Crocker

  Name: Brad Crocker
  Title:   President and CEO