Neenah Foundry, a maker of iron castings and steel forgings, has named Dale Parker as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Parker replaces Jeffrey Jenkins, who resigned for personal reasons. Jenkins will assist with the transition during the next six months.
Parker now serves as CFO for PaperWorks Industries in Philadelphia. He has a master’s degree in business administration from Xavier and is a certified public accountant (CPA).
He has served as CFO at various public and private companies, including six years as vice president and CFO at papermaker Appleton, where he also served on the board of directors.
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