We are pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph McDonnell as President and CEO effective January 1, 2020. McDonnell is currently the Senior Vice President of HLI and has directed its Howell Division since joining the company in 2001. McDonnell replaces David Allen, who has headed the company since 2011 and is stepping down to retire. Allen will remain on the Board of Directors.
In announcing McDonnell’s appointment, Allen commented: “Joe’s background in engineering and law and nearly 20 years of management experience make him especially well-suited for this position. He will be heading a staff that has been working together for many years and is exceptional for both their technical expertise and their experience.”