ERLANGER, Ky., Dec. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Toyota announced today new assignments for senior level managers at the company's North American manufacturing and R&D headquarters and facilities.
The new positions are as follows: (key to acronyms follows)
Vice President and above:
Name Affiliate New Assignment Current Assignment
Wil James TABC President Senior Vice President
Don Jackson TMMTX Senior Vice Vice President,
President, Quality Quality and Production
Atsushi Kume TEMA Senior Vice Department General
President, Manager, Global
Purchasing Purchasing Planning
Kazhiro Somiya TEMA Senior Vice Vice President,
President, Production Engineering
Joe DaRosa TMMBC Vice President, General Manager,
Shigeru Goda CAPTIN Vice President, General Manager
Manufacturing Myochi Plant Machining
Pete Gritton TEMA Vice President, Vice President, Human
Human Resources Resources & General
Administration and Vice
Resources, TMMK & TEMA
Naoki Kojima NUMMI Vice President / Department General
Treasurer, Finance Manager Financial
Accounting Division, TMC
Brian Krinock TEMA Vice President, General Manager,
Production Purchasing, Project
Chris Nielsen TEMA Vice President, General Manager,
Purchasing, Vehicle Purchasing, Vehicle
Parts and Materials Parts & Materials
Yoshihiro Uozumi TEMA Vice President, Senior Advisor,
Corporate Strategy Corporate Strategy
Mike Botkin TEMA General Manager, Assistant General
Production Control Manager, Production
Control, TMMK & TEMA
Doug Formby TEMA & General Manager, General Manager,
TMMI Production Control Production Control
& General Manager,
New Project Office
Glen Kelley TMMAL General Manager, Assistant General
Dave Mimms TEMA General Manager, Assistant General
Quality, Material Manager, Quality,
Quality Assurance Material Quality
Bill Shelmon TEMA General Manager, Manager, Engineering
TEMA, TTC, Design
Glenn Sommerville TMMC General Manager, Assistant General
Assembly, North & Manager, Assembly,
South Plant Assembly North
Marc Vallee TMMC General Manager, Assistant General
Body, North & Manager, Press/Weld
Rebecca Vest TEMA General Manager, Assistant General
Vehicle Parts Manager, Purchasing,
& Materials Vehicle Parts &
TEMA Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
TMC Toyota Motor Corporations, Inc. (Global Headquarters, located in
TTC Toyota Technical Center
TMMI Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Indiana, Inc.
TMMAL Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Alabama, Inc.
TMMK Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc.
TMMTX Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Texas, Inc.
TMMC Toyota Motor Manufacturing Cananda, Inc.
CAPTIN Canadian Autoparts Toyota, Inc.
TMMBC Toyota Motor Manufacturing de Baja California, Inc.
NUMMI New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc.