John Hislop
Vice President and General Manager
Aero North & Whitehall Operations

John Hislop is Vice President and General Manager, Aero North and Whitehall Operations, Alcoa Power and Propulsion (APP).  This role expands the scope of his most recent General Manager responsibilities overseeing the Aerospace operations at Whitehall Castings, Michigan, Acuna, Mexico, and Morristown, Tennessee to include the Structural and Specialty Products operations of Ti-Cast, Ti-Ingot, HIP & Specialty Materials and Thermatech, all in Whitehall, Michigan.
John began his career in 1996 with Alcoa as a Product Engineer in Whitehall Casting.  Since then, he has held various aerospace positions with increasing levels of responsibility including Plant Manager for the Howmet plants located in Wichita Falls, Texas and Morristown, Tennessee.  Additionally, John served as Vice President of Operations for Stryker, one of the world’s leading Medical Technology Companies.  In this role John was responsible to lead Stryker’s $1.1 billion Orthopedics implant segment located in Mahwah, New Jersey.  John has served 6 years in the United States Air Force where he was stationed at McChord AFB, Washington.
 John is a graduate of Michigan State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree with a Major in Mechanical Engineering.  He has successfully completed the Harvard Business School's Program for Executive Leadership Development.

John Hislop

Alcoa Power and Propulsion Leadership Team

A complete list of the Alcoa Power and Propulsion Leadership Team is available.