Jim Erickson is the Vice President – General Manager of Chromalloy Operations, providing leadership across sixteen US, Mexico, Europe, and Asia units driving growth, revenue and profitability. He joined the company in 2017 initially responsible for the West Region, and then in March of 2018 took on the increased responsibility for the Americas and has since been in his current role since Jan of 2019. Prior to Chromalloy, he worked at United Technologies Aerospace Systems, leading multiple sites within their Interior’s business units (formerly Goodrich). He is also retired military having served 21 years in the USANG. Mr. Erickson holds an MBA and a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from North Dakota State University.