Management Team

Richard DanielRichard A. Daniel, President
Rich has been with Aluminum Line for over 12 years.  Rich is responsible for leadership of the company, directing asset management, maintaining policies, and planning. Prior to his role as President, Rich served as CFO with responsibility for financial reporting, systems, and internal controls. Rich’s previous experience includes over 17 years of Financial Management and Public Accounting experience including Emerson Electric and Deloitte. Rich graduated from Auburn University in 1988 and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Jim GuerinJames E. Guerin, Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Jim has been with ALPCO for 20 years. Jim’s previous experience includes 15 years with Alumax where he was Vice President of Sales for the Semi-Solid Forgings group and National Sales Manager for Mill Products. Jim also spent 5 years with Central Steel & Wire. Jim graduated from Indiana State University in 1976.
Greg ThompsonGregory P. Thompson – Operations Manager
Greg, a native of Pittsburgh, PA, began his metals career in 1977 with Ryerson Steel in Carnegie, PA.  During his 33-year career with Ryerson, he held various Sales, Sales Management and Operations positions, relocating to Cleveland in 1998.  He joined Aluminum Line Products in January of 2011 as Inside Sales Manager and was named Operations Manager in November of 2016.  Greg holds a BA in Economics from Lafayette College, Easton, PA.  He currently resides in Strongsville, OH with his wife Jill.
David LysterDavid Lyster – Director of Purchasing
David has over 20 years of experience in the Service Center distribution and automotive metals industry.  During his career, he has held various Sales, Large Account Management, Sales Management and General Sales Management positions. Prior to coming to Aluminum Line Products, David worked for Ryerson, O’Neal Flat Rolled Metals and MISA. A native of Tulsa, Ok, David attended Missouri Southern State University in Joplin, Mo. He and his wife Leslie have three children.
Ray AvramovichRay Avramovich – Controller
Ray has a degree in Accounting from the University of Akron and CPA from the state of Ohio. Prior to joining Aluminum Line Ray was the Americas Controller for Arcelormittal Tailored Blanks which has plants in Pioneer OH, Murfreesboro TN and Detroit MI. and has also served as CFO for Stock Equipment Company in Chagrin Falls, OH. Ray began his career with Babcock and Wilcox and served 17 years in numerous positions at Barberton OH, Wickliffe OH, Chagrin Falls OH, Dallas TX and Lynchburg VA.
Laura OleksaLaura Oleksa – Human Resources Manager
Laura Oleksa joined Aluminum Line Products Company in 2013 as the Human Resources Manager.  Laura earned her Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Toledo and her Masters of Business Administration from Cleveland State University.  She is a certified Professional in Human Resources and serves on the Board of the GLCC Society for Human Resource Management as Treasurer.  Laura is also the Corporate Relations Manager for WELD – Women for Economic and Leadership Development.
Josh ClarkJosh Clark, General Manager – Elkhart Facility
Josh has been with ALPCO since 2014 and is General Manager of our manufacturing and distribution facility in Elkhart Indiana.  He studied mechanical engineering and manufacturing graphics while attending Purdue University.  Josh has spent the last 10 years in metals fabricating and assembly, consisting of roles in manufacturing engineering and operations.  Josh works with our Elkhart Team to provide maximum customer service while utilizing the safest, highest quality and most efficient means possible.