John and his team lead the strategic development and day-to-day operations of CSM's North American manufacturing and supply chain organizations.
John has 18 years of experience in operations and manufacturing positions at CSM. Prior to his current position, he served as vice president of manufacturing for North America for three years. He also served as VP of manufacturing for BakeMark USA and in operations manager and plant manager roles.
John joined CSM with more than 10 years of experience in food production gained in plant and production management positions at Safeway, Bimbos Bakeries and Ralphs Grocery Company.
John served four years in the U.S. Air Force and studied political science at the Community College of the Air Force.