Jerry Dittmer was named President of The HON Company in March 2008. He also serves as Executive Vice President for HNI Corporation, the second-largest office furniture manufacturer in North America. Most recently, Dittmer served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at HNI. Since joining in 1991, he has held several senior-level financial and operational positions within a number of HNI companies. Dittmer has also held management positions with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Crown Zellerbach, Perlman and Rocque and Arthur Andersen & Co. Dittmer is a certified public accountant (CPA) and certified management accountant (CMA). He holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial administration and accounting from Iowa State University, and he completed the Executive Program at the University of Michigan.