The Weber Knapp Company Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Rhonda M. Johnson to the position of President of the Weber Knapp Company effective January 1, 2018. Rhonda Johnson will be succeeding the current President Rex E. McCray, who will continue in the role of CEO and Chairman of the Board.
Weber Knapp has been a western New York-based manufacturer since 1909, currently operating plants in Jamestown, Falconer and Taiwan.
Rhonda joined the Weber Knapp team in 1991 and has progressed through various manufacturing supervisory and management positions, most recently as vice president of operations. Since joining Weber Knapp, she has set high expectations for herself and met them by achieving an MBA (2008), actively participating in non-profit community service and demonstrating a progressive management style reflective of the overall philosophy of the company.
Rex McCray, CEO, stated, “Rhonda has earned this opportunity and with the support of our management team, I am very confident in her leadership abilities in managing the continued success of Weber Knapp.”
Rhonda resides in Jamestown with her husband Jeff, son AJ and grandson Jax.