At Morgan, decades of experience, individual expertise, a collaborative spirit, and a shared vision, come together in a Leadership Team capable of anticipating the demands of a changing industry, and exceeding the needs of evolving markets.
President & Chief Operating Officer
Prior to joining Morgan Truck Body, DesRochers served as Vice President of Lean Operations, responsible for EHS, Lean and Continuous Improvement, at JB Poindexter & Co, a privately held diversified manufacturing company, and as Chief Operating Officer for Morgan Olson, also part of the JB Poindexter & Co portfolio of companies.
DesRochers holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin and brings a wealth of industrial experience and specialization in Lean Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management. He previously held executive positions with General Electric, United States Can Company and Federal Signal Corporation.
Chief Financial Officer
Bill Piercey joined Morgan in 2009 as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Bill has over 35 years in financial leadership roles, with responsibility for overseeing the financial operations of the company. His prior experience includes roles at The Unilever Group over 23 years, and most recently as CFO at API Foils, Inc..
Mr. Piercey holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Montclair State University, and an MBA from Seton Hall University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Vice President Sales & Marketing
Tom brings over 20 years of global executive experience in leadership roles in Sales, Marketing, Channel Management, and Business Unit Leadership with The Timken Company, Michelin Truck Tire, Carrier Corporation and most recently with Flowserve Corporation, where he led Global Channel Sales.
Tom holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Universidad Pontificia de Comillas, ICAI-ICADE in Madrid, Spain, a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Swansea in the UK and a Master of Business Administration from the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University in the Netherlands.
Vice President Human Resources
Brady Bagwan joined Morgan in March 2016 to lead the Human Capital function as the Vice President of Human Resources. Brady also served simultaneously as the interim Vice President of Human Resources for Reading Truck Body in 2017 and JB Poindexter & Co in 2018 and 2019.
Prior to Morgan, Brady served as a Director of Human Resources for Kiewit Corporation from 2009 to 2016 with experience supporting operations in Canada, the United States, and in a Human Resources technology leadership role. He served in a Director of Global Compensation and Benefits role for Norgren (IMI Plc) from 2006 to 2009. Brady is also a military veteran with service as a United States Army Infantry officer in Korea and Iraq from 2002 to 2006.
Mr. Bagwan has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Virginia Military Institute and an MBA from the University of Colorado Boulder. He holds certifications as a Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR) from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) and a SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).
Vice President Parts & Service
Peter Jones joined Morgan on December 14, 2015 as VP of Manufacturing. He has over 40 years of, primarily automotive, manufacturing experience. In 2017, Peter accepted the role of VP of Morgan Parts and Service. Prior to joining Morgan, Peter was Senior Director of Manufacturing and Construction Services for Civeo, a producer of housing for the oil and gas industry. Prior to Civeo, he was Director of Manufacturing for Pilkington Glass in Canada, Europe and the United States. Pilkington is a global tier one supplier of glass for the automotive industry. Peter's manufacturing experience coupled with his international exposure, has made him a consummate executive team leader.
Vice President Engineering
Corby Stover joined Morgan as Vice President of Engineering on June 30, 2014 with nearly 30 years of experience in the Defense and Automotive industries. He is responsible for Product Engineering, including Applications Engineering, Product Improvement Engineering and New Product Development Engineering. Prior to joining Morgan, Corby was VP of Engineering at ARC Automotive; a leading producer of airbag inflators. He has beneficial customer relations skills, a strong engineering background and is a proven executive team leader.
Mr. Stover holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from the University of Tennessee. He is a certified Design for Six Sigma Black Belt.