Corporate Governance - Leadership Team


James D. Hoffman
President & Chief Executive Officer
Biography PhotoJames D. Hoffman
President & Chief Executive Officer


Reliance History
2019-Present: President & Chief Executive Officer
2016-2019: Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
2015-2016: Executive Senior Vice President, Operations
2008-2015: Senior Vice President, Operations
2006-2008: Chief Operations Officer, Earle M. Jorgensen Company
2006-2008: Executive Vice President, Earle M. Jorgensen Company

Prior Experience
1996-2006: Vice President, Earle M... 

Karla R. Lewis
Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Biography PhotoKarla R. Lewis
Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer


Reliance History
2015-Present: Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
2002-2015: Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
2000-2002: Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
1999-2000: Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
1995-1999: Vice President & Corporate Controller
1992-1995: Corporate Controller

Prior Experience
1988-1992: Ernst & Young LLP

William K. Sales, Jr.
Executive Vice President, Operations
Biography PhotoWilliam K. Sales, Jr.
Executive Vice President, Operations


Reliance History
2015-Present: Executive Senior Vice President, Operations
2002-2015: Senior Vice President, Operations
2001-2002: Senior Vice President, Non-Ferrous Operations
1997-2001: Vice President, Non-Ferrous Operations

Prior Experience
1981-1997: Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corp.

Industry Affiliations
Director at Large, Metals Service Center Institute
Chair, Aluminum Products Council... 

Stephen P. Koch
Senior Vice President, Operations
Biography PhotoStephen P. Koch
Senior Vice President, Operations


Reliance History
2010-Present: Senior Vice President, Operations
2007-2010: President, Chapel Steel
2005-2007: Executive Vice President, Chapel Steel

Prior Experience
1995-2005: Vice President, Chapel Steel
1988-1994: Sales Manager, Chapel Steel

Education
BA, Public Relations (minor Business Administration), Shippensburg University

A dissatisfying stint as a stock broker tr... 

Michael P. Shanley
Senior Vice President, Operations
Biography PhotoMichael P. Shanley
Senior Vice President, Operations


Reliance History
2009-Present: Senior Vice President, Operations
1999-2015: President, Liebovich Bros, Inc.
2005-2009: Vice President & General Manager, Hagerty Steel and Aluminum

Prior Experience
1978-2005: Various positions at Liebovich Bros.

It’s not certain whether his father’s career in the foundry business influenced Mike Shanley’s start in the metals industry, or whether it was just a matter of cha... 

Jeffrey Durham
Senior Vice President Operations
Jeffrey Durham
Senior Vice President Operations


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William A. Smith II
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Biography PhotoWilliam A. Smith II
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary


Reliance History
2015-Present: Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
2013-2015: Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Prior Experience
2009-2013: Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, Metals USA
2005-2008: Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary and Director of Corporate Development, Cross Match Technologies, Inc.
1999-2005: Partner, ...