Seminar Series
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Women In Business
Human Resources


30th Annual

September 29-30, 2004
concurrent Speaker

Rand Scherff
Plant Manager, City of Industry Plant

Steelcase North America

Rand Scherff is plant manager of the City of Industry Plant for Steelcase North America. Steelcase Inc., the global leader in the office furniture industry, delivers a better work experience to its customers by providing products, services and insights into the ways people work. Its portfolio includes architecture, furniture and technology products.

Appointed to this role in 2001, Rand is responsible for all operations at the plant, located in City of Industry, Calif.

Rand joined Steelcase in 1973 and has held a number of different roles at our California plant. Before becoming manager of the new City of Industry facility, Rand was director of Logistics (1991-2001) for the plant when it was still located in Tustin, Calif. In this capacity, he managed the PIC, Distribution and Sourcing functions.

He has served as both director of Engineering (1990-1991), overseeing industrial, product and manufacturing engineering activities, and Engineering manager (1986-1990). Prior to that, he was manager of Dealer Services for Tustin (1983-1986) and supervisor of Major Orders and Order Entry (1978-1983).

Born in California, Rand holds a bachelor’s degree in business from California State University in Fullerton and a master’s of business administration from UCLA. He is also a certified logistics professional.

Rand is a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, an honor society for business students, and he also belongs to the Council of Logistics Management and Tustin Schools Foundation.

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