Board of Directors

Harold Bevis, Independent Director

Harold Bevis (54) has served as a Director since June 2014. He brings 30 years of leadership experience to the Board, including 20 years of experience as a business leader with leadership assignments at GE and Emerson Electric; and 14 years of experience as a CEO, President and Director of global manufacturing companies. He has worked in public companies for 15 years and private companies for 15 years. Mr. Bevis served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM) from August 2012 to April 2017. Mr. Bevis earned a bachelor-of-science degree in engineering from Iowa State University and a master's degree from Columbia University and is a certified Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma.

Roger Fix, Independent Director

Roger Fix (60) currently serves as the non-executive chairman of the board of directors of Standex International Corporation. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Standex from 2003 to 2014. He was Standex's President and Chief Operating Officer from 2001 to 2003. Mr. Fix has served as a director of Flowserve Corporation since 2006 and serves as the Chairman of the Corporate Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Audit Committee. Mr. Fix earned a master's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Texas and a bachelor-of-science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Nebraska.

Robert C. Griffin, Independent Director and Chairman of the Board

Robert C. Griffin has served as a Director since July 2005, and was elected Chairman in 2019. Mr. Griffin’s career spanned over 25 years in the financial sector until he retired from Barclays Capital, where from June 2000 to March 2002 he was Head of Investment Banking, Americas and a member of the Management Committee. Prior to joining Barclays Capital, Mr. Griffin was a member of the Executive Committee for the Montgomery Division of Banc of America Securities and held a number of positions with Bank of America, including Group Executive Vice President and Head of Global Debt Capital Raising and as a Senior Management Council Member. Since 2005, he has served on a number of boards, both public and private, including during the last five years, the boards of the following public companies: The J.G. Wentworth Company (ending in 2018), and Builders FirstSource, Inc. (ending in 2019).

Qualifications: Mr. Griffin has a broad understanding of the financial and investment world. He has over sixteen years of experience in senior and executive management positions with large corporations which included responsibility for determining and executing successful strategies. Mr. Griffin has also served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of another public company, been on numerous committees of each company where he has served as a Director and brings a depth of knowledge about corporate governance from those roles to his service on the Board of Commercial Vehicle Group.

Patrick Miller, President and Chief Executive Officer
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Patrick Miller has served as President of Global Truck and Bus since August 2013, and prior thereto served as Vice President and General Manager of the Aftermarket division. Mr. Miller, age 46, also served in roles for CVG as Senior Vice President of Purchasing and Logistics, Vice President of North American Operations, and Vice President and General Manager of the Cab Structures Division. Prior to joining the company in 2005, Mr. Miller held various leadership positions in operations, sales, and product engineering for ArvinMeritor, Alcoa, and Hayes Lemmerz supplying component systems to the light vehicle and heavy duty truck OEMs.

Wayne Rancourt, Independent Director

Wayne Rancourt has served as a Director at Commercial Vehicle Group since July 2016. Wayne started with the Boise Cascade Company in 1983, and currently serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Boise Cascade manufactures engineered wood products, plywood, lumber, and particleboard and distributes a broad line of building materials, including wood products manufactured by the company's wood products division. Mr. Rancourt brings over 30 years of operational and finance experience to his role as Director, including 7 years as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer.

Janice E. Stipp, Independent Director

Janice E. Stipp has served as a Director since February 2019. Ms. Stipp has over 35 years of financial and accounting experience including as chief financial officer of both public and private companies. Ms. Stipp currently serves as a Director of ArcBest Corporation and is on the Michigan State University Foundation Board. Ms. Stipp graduated from Michigan State University in 1981 with a B.A. in accounting, and from Wayne State University in 1987 with an M.B.A., and received her Certified Public Accountant certification in 1983 and Chartered Global Management Accountant certification in 2014.