Michael J. Mack Jr., president Worldwide Construction & Forestry Division for Deere & Company, has been named to the Board of Directors of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM).
Mack began his career at the John Deere Des Moines Works as a summer intern engineer and has held positions in Treasury while living in Europe. He has also held assignments elsewhere in dealer systems, business development, engineering, purchasing, manufacturing and marketing. Prior to returning to the Finance Division as vice president and treasurer in 2004, he was senior vice president, marketing and administration for the company’s Worldwide Commercial & Consumer Equipment Division, and was named senior vice president and chief financial officer of Deere & Company in January 2006. Mack is a graduate of Iowa State University with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering, and is a registered professional engineer. He holds a master’s degree in business administration in finance, operations and statistics from the University of Chicago.