Barre, Vt.-based Northern Power Systems Inc. has appointed William E. Decker chief human resources (HR) officer. The appointment continues Northern's progression toward becoming a major commercial force in the wind power industry, according to the company.
Decker brings more than 25 years of experience as a global HR executive, most recently from National Life Group, where he held the position of senior vice president of human resources.
‘As Northern continues its steep growth trajectory and embarks on global expansion, Bill's experience in increasing organizational effectiveness, attracting top talent and driving cultural change will be critical,’ says John P. Danner, president and CEO of Northern Power Systems.
Decker has a master's of business administration degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a bachelor's degree in industrial relations and management from Seton Hall University, where he received the medal of academic excellence.
SOURCE: Northern Power Systems