Elmer L. Doty
Elmer L. Doty, age 62, has served as an Operating Executive at The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG), a multinational private equity, alternative asset management and financial services corporation, since March 2016, where he previously held the same role from March 2012 to December 2012. From December 2012 to February 2016, Mr. Doty served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Accudyne Industries LLC, a provider of precision engineered, process-critical and technologically advanced flow control systems and industrial compressors. From 2006 until its acquisition by Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) (“Triumph Group”) in 2010, Mr. Doty served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Vought Aircraft Industries, Inc. (“Vought”), a former aerospace firm, where he also served as a director. Following Triumph Group’s acquisition of Vought, Mr. Doty served as the President of Triumph Aerostructures – Vought Aircraft Division until December 2010, and also as a director of Triumph Group, a leader in manufacturing and overhauling aerospace structures, systems and components, from June 2010 to December 2013.
Prior to joining Vought, from 2001 to 2005, Mr. Doty served as EVP and General Manager – Land Systems Division of United Defense Industries, Inc. (now BAE Systems), a former United States defense contractor. Mr. Doty’s professional background also includes experience with General Electric Company and FMC Corporation.
Mr. Doty earned a Master’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, both from the University of Missouri.
Elliott believes that Mr. Doty’s years of management experience as a senior executive and a deep knowledge of the aerospace and defense industries will be a valuable addition to the Board.