Board of Directors

Biography PhotoLawrence E. Dewey
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Lawrence E. Dewey
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Dewey joined Allison in February 1989. Mr. Dewey currently serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Allison and has served in that capacity since the sale of Allison to Carlyle and Onex in August 2007. Prior to the sale, Mr. Dewey served in various capacities at Allison, including as President of Allison, a role he assumed in 2000; worldwide Director of Marketing, Sales and Service, Managing Director of Allison Transmission Europe, B.V., based in The Netherlands; Central Region ... 
Biography PhotoStan A. Askren
Director
Stan A. Askren
Director


Stan A. Askren has served as a director of Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. since March 2016. Mr. Askren has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HNI Corporation since 2004 and the President of HNI Corporation since 2003. Prior to his appointment as President of HNI Corporation, he has served in various roles at HNI Corporation including human resources, marketing, operations and general management. Prior to HNI Corporation, Mr. Askren served in multiple executive and general... 

Biography PhotoDavid Denison
Director
David Denison
Director


Until his retirement in 2012, Mr. Denison served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canada Pension Plan, or CPP, Investment Board from 2005 to 2012. Mr. Denison has held senior positions in the investment, consulting and asset management businesses in Canada, the United States and Europe. Prior to his appointment to the CPP Investment Board, Mr. Denison was President of Fidelity Investments Canada Limited, or Fidelity. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Royal Bank of... 
Biography PhotoDavid C. Everitt
Director
David C. Everitt
Director


David C. Everitt has served as a director of Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. since August 2014. Currently retired, Mr. Everitt most recently served as Interim Chief Executive Officer of Harsco Corporation from February 2014 to August 2014. Prior to that, Mr. Everitt had been with Deere & Company since 1975, when he joined Deere as an engineer following his graduation from Kansas State University. Over the next nearly four decades, Mr. Everitt held positions of increasing responsibility, most ... 
Biography PhotoAlvaro Garcia-Tunon
Director
Alvaro Garcia-Tunon
Director


Currently retired, Alvaro Garcia-Tunon served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Wabtec Corporation, a leading supplier of technology-based products and services for rail, transit and other global industries, from 2003 through 2013. Mr. Garcia-Tunon currently serves on the boards of Matthews International Corp. and MSA Safety Incorporated. Mr. Garcia-Tunon also has served as Vice President of Acquisitions for AMF Bowling Centers, Inc. and held various leadership role... 
Biography PhotoRichard P. Lavin
Director
Richard P. Lavin
Director


Richard P. Lavin has served as a director of Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. since March 2016. Mr. Lavin served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc., a leading global supplier of a full range of cab-related systems for the global commercial vehicle market from May 2013 until his resignation in November 2015. He was a director of Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. from August 2013 until November 2015. Prior to Commercial Vehicle, Mr. Lavin spent 28 years ... 

Biography PhotoThomas W. Rabaut
Director
Thomas W. Rabaut
Director


Mr. Rabaut currently serves as an Operating Executive to the Aerospace, Defense and Business/Government Services Group of Carlyle and has held that position since 2007. Prior to joining Carlyle in 2007, Mr. Rabaut served as President of the Land & Armaments Operating Group of BAE, a global leader in the design, development and production of military systems from 2005 to 2007, and as President and Chief Executive Officer of United Defense Industries, Inc., a former Carlyle portfolio company that ... 
Biography PhotoFrancis Raborn
Director
Francis Raborn
Director


Until his retirement in 2005, Mr. Raborn served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of United Defense Industries, Inc. from its formation in 1994, and as a director since 1997. Mr. Raborn joined FMC Corporation, the predecessor of United Defense Industries, Inc., in 1977 and held a variety of financial and accounting positions, including Controller of the Defense Systems Group from 1985 to 1993, and Controller of the Special Products Group from 1979 to 1985. Prior to his tenure at FMC ... 
Biography PhotoLieutenant General (retired) Richard V. Reynolds
Director
Lieutenant General (retired) Richard V. Reynolds
Director


Lieutenant General (retired) Reynolds is currently the owner of The VanFleet Group LLC, an aerospace consulting company and has served in that capacity since 2005. General Reynolds also served as Senior Manager/Senior Business Advisor of BearingPoint, Inc., an international management and technology consulting firm, from 2005 to 2009. He retired from the U.S. Air Force in 2005, after 34 years of active duty, where he served as a combat ready pilot, experimental test pilot, and program manager. W... 
Biography PhotoGregory P. Spivy
Director
Gregory P. Spivy
Director


Gregory P. Spivy is a Partner at ValueAct Capital. Prior to joining ValueAct Capital in September 2004, Mr. Spivy worked with Gryphon Investors, a private equity fund with $500 million in investments. Previously, Mr. Spivy was a Managing Director at Fremont Partners (“Fremont”), a private equity firm. Prior to joining Fremont, Mr. Spivy was a Director with The Bridgeford Group, and began his career in the mergers and acquisitions department of Lehman Brothers. Mr. Spivy is the chairman and a dir... 
Biography PhotoJames A. Star
Director
James A. Star
Director


Mr. Star, age 55, has served, since 2003, as President and Chief Executive Officer of Longview Asset Management LLC, a multi-strategy investment firm for which he has been a portfolio manager since 1998. He has also served since 1994 as a Vice President of Henry Crown and Company, a private family investment firm affiliated with Longview. From 1998 to 2002, Mr. Star was President and Chief Investment Officer of Star Partners, Inc., a private securities partnership focused on common equities...