Richard J. Freeland, Retired President and Chief Operating Officer, Cummins Inc.

Rich Freeland served as the president and chief operating officer of Cummins Inc., from July 2014 until his retirement in October 2019. Previously, Freeland served as vice president and president of Cummins’ engine business from 2010 until 2014 and served in various other roles since joining Cummins in 1979.

Freeland has served as a director of Cooper Standard since May 2020. He also served as a director of Cummins Inc. from July 2017 to October 2019.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in industrial management from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management and a Master of Business Administration from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.

Freeland has been a Valvoline director since September 2016.

Member of the Compensation Committee
Member of the Governance and Nominating Committee

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