Robert S. Yorgensen Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Robert S. Yorgensen, has been our President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of our Board since January 2012. Prior to becoming our CEO, Mr. Yorgensen was the President of our Solar division since 2007 and has been employed with STR for 27 years. Mr. Yorgensen has held a variety of positions with us, including Extruded Products Manager and Senior Technical Specialist of Materials RD&E and Specialty Manufacturing, Technical Specialist of Materials RD&E and Specialty Manufacturing and Project Leader of Development Engineering and Specialty Manufacturing. He holds a Bachelor of Technology, Mechanical Engineering from the University of Connecticut and an A.S. from Hartford State Technical College.
Thomas D. Vitro, CMA Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Thomas D. Vitro became our Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective January 2016 and is responsible for all finance and accounting functions of the Company. Mr. Vitro originally joined STR in 1982 and served in various positions of increasing responsibility, including Corporate Controller from 1988 to 2009 and most recently as Vice President – Finance until 2013. Mr. Vitro brings extensive experience in accounting and finance including management reporting, SEC reporting, capital market transactions, working capital management, treasury operations, risk management, internal controls, and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Vitro graduated from Bentley University with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and is a Certified Management Accountant.