Board Member - John Norris

Employer info:   Delphi Powertrain, Auburn Hills MI
Service dates:   1978 - 2008   30.5 Years

Work History: 

  • Sales Manager, Delphi Powertrain Division, Troy/Auburn Hills Michigan, Aftermarket; 2001-2008.
  • Integration Manager, Delphi Energy & Chassis Michigan, Mergers & Acquisitions; 2000-2001.
  • Sales Manager, Delphi Energy & Chassis Michigan, Joint Ventures & Alliances; 1997-2000.
  • Regional Manager / International Sales Manager for GM/Delco Remy in the United Kingdom, Japan, Asia-Pacific, and Indiana; 1980-1997.

Volunteer History:

  • DSRA Board Member | Secretary: membership, administration & communications, 2009-current.
  • IT, AV, and marketing support for local churches and non-profits, 2013-current.
  • Leadership committees member, Trinity United Methodist Church, Bradenton FL, 2014-2021.
  • Board Member | Secretary, Runyan Lake Inc., Michigan, homeowners association, 1997-2009.
  • USA regional contact, Bedford School, United Kingdom, Old Bedfordians alumni association, 1987-2016.

Specific Skills:

  • Excellent communication, supervisory, organization, coaching and administration skills.
  • Strong computer and e-communication skills.
  • Experienced leader and team player, successfully executed projects and assignments in corporate and volunteer environments.

Other Qualifications: 

  • Demonstrated leadership as corporate manager and as volunteer Board member.
  • Believer and implementer of transparency in operations, procedures, and communications.
  • Believe in volunteering time, expertise, and experience for the benefit of the entire group.

Strong belief that we will win!