Cate Smith (left, PMPA’s Executive Director) and Michelle Reichline (right, CEO Contour Tool Inc.)
Precision Machined Products Association (PMPA) just named Cate Smith as their new Executive Director. And Contour was proud to host Cate during a recent visit shown in the above photo.
After practicing law, Cate decided to moved into the non-profit sector, serving as the Executive Director for The Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity and for the Education Law Association in Cleveland, OH. In addition to practicing law, her background includes administration, budgeting, meeting planning, marketing, and fundraising.
Cate now re-enters manufacturing. She worked in a steel mill for three summers while in college.
Cate holds a Juris Docorate from The Cleveland Marshall College of Law and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Dayton. She also serves on the City of Elyria Parks and Recreation Board..
As a PMPA member, Contour Tool is thrilled to welcome Cate to PMPA and we’re so happy to have another women in manufacturing!