Griffin, Inc., a Mississippi-based armored vehicle manufacturer, has appointed Stephen D. Kinsland, Sr. as President. A graduate of Michigan State University, Kinsland began at Griffin in January 2006 as Materials Manager at the Navistar Defense assembly plant in West Point. In November 2007, he moved to the manufacturing facility in Byhalia in the same capacity.
He became Purchasing Manager at Griffin in April 2009 was promoted to Vice President of Operations in August 2012.
Gregory S. McKay, who was President and CEO of the company since 1994, will maintain his role as owner and CEO.
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