– PHOENIX, AZ and CRANSTON, RI –
As part of its on-going succession planning, Gannon & Scott announces the following executive management changes, effective October 1, 2017:
Margaret Gannon Jones has been named Chairman, succeeding Jack Gannon
Christopher W. Jones succeeds Margaret Gannon Jones as President
David G. Deuel becomes Chief Financial Officer, succeeding John King (Retired)
Margaret Gannon Jones became President of Gannon & Scott in 2013, succeeding her father John L. (Jack) Gannon.
She started her career in 1988 in the Analytical Laboratory and held a number of management roles in the company prior to becoming president.
Margaret is also a principal owner of the Gannon & Scott family of companies.
Chris Jones started with Gannon & Scott in 1990, in Cranston, RI.
During his tenure in RI, he became Plant Manager and was responsible for several key innovations in the core refining processes.
In 2001, Chris relocated to Phoenix, AZ to manage and grow the newly acquired Phoenix facility.Under his leadership, the Phoenix plant has dramatically increased its processing capabilities and annual volume of material processed. This facility provides Gannon & Scott with true coast-to-coast coverage and an unmatched, environmentally-friendly refining capacity.
David Deuel joined Gannon & Scott in 2013 as a Senior Vice President in charge of the company’s day-to-day Administration and IT departments.
Deuel previously worked at Fleet Bank and Bank of America, spending the majority of his time in the precious metals department, which provided financing and hedging products to industrial users of precious metals.
He succeeds John King, who retired at the end of September.