James D. Rudolph

    Rudolph Bio  

    Corporate Vice President

    James D. Rudolph is the Corporate Vice President for Woodward's enterprise-wide initiatives designed to drive growth, profitability, process enhancements, and to accelerate the implementation speed of critical company-wide projects. Mr. Rudolph joined the company in 1984 and has worked in engineering, sales and operations. Previous to this appointment, Mr. Rudolph held the position of President, Industrial Turbomachinery Systems, and Corporate VP of Global Sourcing where he was responsible for the purchased spend of Woodward globally. He has also served as Engineering Director for Industrial Controls. Mr. Rudolph earned a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado State University.