As General Manager of Electronic Fluorocarbons, Melissa Perkins oversees operations, finance, human resources, marketing, and information technology.
Her career has focused on improving efficiencies and productivity for companies to align day-to-day operations with their overall mission. Under her leadership, EFC has undergone vast improvements within its NAV ERP applications in supporting finance, inventory, and customer relationships. Perkins also manages website improvements and IT/IS security initiatives, ensuring EFC maintains both a robust customer site experience and secure platform. Perkins has led cross-functional teams in migrating software upgrades and improvements to enhance inventory and invoicing processes along with ease of use by multiple departments. She also oversees EFC’s industry conference presence along with marketing and training programs and initiatives.
Before joining EFC in 2009, Melissa was President of Simplified Designs, Inc, a company specializing in designing organizational models to help improve overall efficiencies and productivity using technology and systems.
Perkins is a former board member of the Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) and holds a BA from Gordon College.