Eaton exec picked for SAE International VP, Commercial Vehicle

News Jason Cannon October 7, 2013

Thomas R. Stover, Vice President, Technology-Vehicle Group, Eaton Corporation, has been selected as the 2014-2016 Vice President of Commercial Vehicle nominee for SAE International.

Stover, a member of SAE International since 1992, succeeds Bharat Vedak, Vice President, TCI and Deliver Customer Value, Deere & Company.

As SAE International’s Vice President of Commercial Vehicle, Stover will be responsible for providing leadership and continuity for the society’s commercial vehicle initiative and for integrating the needs of the industry in SAE International’s standards, events and educational programs.

Stover joined Eaton Corporation as Engineering Manager-Truck Technology in 2002. In March 2007 he was named Vice President – Technology for Eaton’s Truck Group, and currently has responsibility for technology, innovation and engineering excellence for Eaton Truck worldwide.

Prior to joining Eaton, Stover was employed by Cummins Engine Company. While at Cummins, his responsibilities included the development of new advanced turbo-machinery, development of engine performance and emissions control systems, and the design and development of new engine products.