Deere Announces Senior Management Changes
Deere & Co. has announced the appointment of two new senior officers and new assignments for three members of its senior management team.
The two new senior officer assignments include James A. Israel becoming president, John Deere Credit.
Michael J. Mack, Jr. becomes senior vice president and chief financial officer. He was most recently vice president and treasurer and has been with Deere since 1986.
The new assignments for three current senior officers include David C. Everitt becoming president, Agricultural Division - North America,
H.J. Markley becomes president, agricultural equipment division - Europe, Africa,
Nathan J. Jones is the new president of Deere’s, Worldwide Commercial & Consumer Equipment Division. He was chief financial officer for the last eight years and has been with Deere since 1978.
Deere said the changes, in part, are the result of the planned retirements of John J. Jenkins as president, Worldwide Commercial & Consumer Equipment Division, and Jon D. Volkert who is retiring as president, John Deere Credit.