Sean McFarlane is Vice President, Washington State & Texas at AJW. He joined the organization as a result of the Ampco acquisition, and is focusing on ensuring a smooth transition for his team and their customers. He will continue to oversee operations at the former Ampco facilities in Texas and Washington, as he has done in his role as Ampco's Western Regional Manager for the past 7 years.
Prior to joining Ampco, Sean served as Vice President of Operations for BPI Medical, a surgical instrument repair company. He also spent 22 years with HON Industries, the second largest office furniture manufacturer in North America, in a wide range of management positions.
Sean brings a solid knowledge of manufacturing operations, engineering and leadership skills and is a proponent of continuous improvement and lean manufacturing strategies. He is fiercely competitive and driven by a desire to continuously improve performance. He strives for the facilities he oversees to operate at the highest levels possible, sets metrics to measure progress and takes great pride in the results achieved by his team.
A native of Auburn, Washington, Sean and his wife have two daughters.