Chris Harris joined Tokai Carbon GE LLC (formerly SGL Carbon, LLC) in 1999 and was appointed Vice President of Operations in October of 2017. He began his career at Tokai Carbon’s Hickman, KY plant in the maintenance department. In 2001 Harris was assigned the role of Engineering Manager at Tokai Carbon’s Ozark, AR facility. In 2008 Harris was promoted to Plant Manager of Tokai Carbon’s Hickman, KY plant until taking on the role as Director of Operations in 2016 where he was responsible for both Hickman and Ozark plants. Harris holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Kentucky.