Presenter - Melissa Sauer - Managing Director, Government and Community Relation
Melissa L. Sauer began her career at Allison Transmission, Inc. in 1981.
She has held several positions in Purchasing including expediting, buying and supervision.
spent three years in Allison's IT function working on systems architectures.
Later, she transitioned into Operations where she was the Global Supply Chain Manager.
In this role, she
was responsible for supplier management, including part and transmission distribution.
Additionally in that position, she managed the Master Production Scheduling group which was the interface between all Sales, Operations, and Purchasing functions worldwide.
In December, 2010, Melissa was promoted to the new position of Managing Director, Government and Community Relations.
In this position, Melissa oversees Allison's community and philanthropic pursuits, public relations, communications, governmental interests, and interacts with our Investor Relations function.
Melissa holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.
She also holds a Bachelors Degree in Secondary Education from Indiana University.