Hopkins Manufacturing Corp. has appointed Pat Tuttle to serve as vice president and chief human resources officer. According to a press release, Tuttle will lead and direct all human resource-related activities for Hopkins at its 10 locations worldwide.

“We are pleased to have Pat join our team at Hopkins,” said Bradley T. Kraft, president and CEO of Hopkins. “His experience with growing companies, both organically and through acquisitions, along with his exceptional background in human resources will be invaluable to our cultural and strategic growth initiatives.”

Most recently, Tuttle was the vice president of human resources and strategic business partner for Reichhold LLC, a manufacturer of unsaturated polyester resins and a supplier of coating resins with 17 manufacturing operations throughout North America, Latin America, the Middle East and Europe. Over his 16 years with Reichhold, Tuttle served in a variety of roles, eventually overseeing HR operations for the 3,000-person employer. 

Tuttle’s educational background includes bachelor’s with a concentration in human resource management and an MBA, both from the University of Toledo. He is certified as a senior professional in human resources, global professional in human resources, benefits professional, compensation professional and global remuneration professional.