Corporate Vice Presidents
Paul F. Archer, Jr.
Vice President – Business Intelligence

Paul Archer began his career with the Company in 1993 as a staff accountant. Prior to joining the Company he worked for two years at LaBarge Electronics, Inc. Over the years, Paul has advanced through various positions of increasing responsibility, including Division Controller in 1996 and Staff Vice President in 2003. In 2016 he was appointed Vice President-Business Intelligence.

Dan C. Baldwin
Vice President – Operations Services

Dan Baldwin joined the Company in 1994 after nine years at the Boeing Corporation to become our Corporate Safety Director. He has served as the Staff VP of Administrative Services and Staff VP-Risk Management. In 2015 he assumed the responsibilities as Vice President-Operations Services.

Lance G. Beshore
Vice President – Public Affairs & Government Relations

Lance Beshore joined the Company in 1980 as Manager of Public Affairs. He previously taught Political Science and Public Administration at the University of Colorado. He was named Vice President – Public Affairs & Government Relations in 1991.

Michael W. Blinzler
Vice President – Chief Information Officer

Michael Blinzler began working for the Company in 1986. After taking on increasingly more responsible positions over the years, he was named Vice President of Information Technology in June 2004. Michael is also a Certified Public Accountant in Missouri.

Benjamin M. Burns
Vice President and Treasurer

Ben Burns has served the Company in various internal audit positions since 2003 and was named Vice President - Internal Audit & Due Diligence in 2012. Prior to joining the Company, he held internal audit positions with the Allstate Corporation. Ben is also a Certified Public Accountant.

Jason L. Gorham
Vice President – Human Resources

Jason Gorham originally joined the Company in 1999, working in Human Resources as a member of the Employee Relations staff. During his career, Jason progressed to positions of increasing responsibility resulting in a promotion to Staff Vice President – Employee & Labor Relations in 2011, and then to Staff Vice President – Talent & Employee Relations a few years later. Jason was named Vice President – Human Resources in 2016.

Charles P. Hutchins
Vice President – Tax

Chuck Hutchins joined the Company in 2006 as Staff VP - Domestic Taxes and was named Vice President - Tax in 2018. Chuck holds his BS in Accountancy from the University of Missouri, is a CPA, and worked for over 20 years for PricewaterhouseCoopers in California before joining the Company.

Lindsey N. Odaffer
Vice President – Internal Audit/Due Diligence

Lindsey Odaffer has served the Company in various internal audit positions since 2005 and was named Vice President – Internal Audit & Due Diligence in 2017. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Internal Auditor.

Marcus T. Olsen
Vice President – Procurement

Marcus Olsen has served the company since 2014 as Vice President, Procurement. Prior to joining the company, he was a practice leader for Xchanging Procurement Services. He has also held procurement and supply chain leadership positions with RR Donnelley & Sons and Panduit Corporation.