Our people

We succeed when our employees feel valued.

“Our people are our family. Treating people this way is the right thing to do.”
- John McConnell, Worthington Industries Founder

With jobs ranging from quality engineer to accountant, our 10,000 employees each have a unique perspective about what it’s like to work at Worthington Industries.

Meet a few people who make us who we are

As a risk manager, Brittany takes on many responsibilities: buying insurance, optimizing our safety procedures and integrating newly acquired companies (just to name a few). She likes being able to contribute to our employees’ safety and our overall financial security.

Brittany Altstaetter
Risk Manager

Ramon has worked with us for more than 16 years. As part of his job, he’s traveled to Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. Besides seeing the world, he loves building friendships with his customers.
Ramon Fernandez
Sales Director

As a 20-year Worthington Industries employee, Brent participates in all phases of the development of an engineered cab for customers like Caterpillar and John Deere.
Brent Volesky
Senior Design Engineer

Jimmy works for our Centers of Excellence department. It’s focused on creating best practices and continuous improvement—which is perfect for Jimmy who likes being able to make a positive impact on the company.
Jimmy Washington
Financial Analyst

We know that our power is our people. That’s why we get to know all of our employees on a personal level. Because once we learn about each other’s passions, we can all relate even better.

See how our leaders spend time outside the office

Virgil, a 40-year Worthington Industries veteran, loves bow hunting. He owns a farm where he’s planted several plots of food that help draw in deer and wild turkey.
Virgil Winland
Senior Vice President of Manufacturing, Columbus, OH

Geoff enjoys spending his free-time with his wife Erika and their three children. As a sports enthusiast, he also likes to stay active. If the weather is warm enough you can find him golfing with friends or swimming at the pool with his family.

Geoff Gilmore
President, Columbus, OH

Cathy loves all sports. During her downtime, you’ll find Cathy and her family at a Columbus Blue Jackets or Clippers game, or cheering on the Cincinnati Bengals or Reds.
Cathy Lyttle
Vice President of Communications and Investor Relations, Columbus, OH