About Kewaunee


  • Executive Officers
    David Rausch David M. Rausch
    President, Chief Executive Officer

    David Rausch has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since July 1, 2013, when he was also elected a director of the Company. He joined the Company in March 1994 as Manager of Estimating and was promoted to Southeast Regional Sales Manager in December 1996, then to Director of Sales for Network Storage Systems products in May 2000. In August 2001, he was promoted to Project Sales Manager, and in this position, he also had direct management responsibility for the Estimating Department. Mr. Rausch was elected Vice President of Construction Services in June 2007. In June 2011, he was elected Senior Vice President of Construction Services and General Manager of the Laminate Furniture Division, and in March 2012, he was elected President and Chief Operating Officer.

    Dana Dahlgren

    Dana L. Dahlgren
    Vice President, Sales and Marketing - Americas

    Dana Dahlgren joined Kewaunee Scientific in November 1989 as a Regional Sales Manager and was promoted to Director of Sales and Marketing of the Laboratory Products Group in September 1998. Mr. Dahlgren was elected Vice President of Sales and Marketing of the Laboratory Products Group in June 2004. In May 2014, he was elected Vice President of Sales and Marketing – Americas.

    Thomas D. Hull III

    Thomas D. Hull III
    Vice President, Finance, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Treasurer

    Thomas D. Hull III joined the Company as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer on November 1, 2015, when he was also elected Secretary and Treasurer of the corporation. Prior to joining Kewaunee, he held several management positions with Ernst & Young in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from 1998 through 2011. Most recently, he was the Vice President of Finance, Accounting, and Information Technology with ATI Specialty Materials, in Charlotte, North Carolina.

    Elizabeth Phillips

    Elizabeth D. Phillips
    Vice President, Human Resources

    Beth Phillips joined Kewaunee Scientific in August 2006 as Human Resources and Training Manager. She was promoted to Director of Human Resources in June 2007 and was elected Vice President of Human Resources in June 2009. Prior to joining the Company, she was Director of Human Resources for Vanguard Furniture Co., Inc., a manufacturer of household furniture, from April 2004 until August 2006.

    Kurt Rindoks

    Kurt P. Rindoks
    Vice President, Engineering and Product Development

    Kurt Rindoks joined Kewaunee Scientific in January 1985 as an engineer. He was promoted to Director of Product Development in August 1991 and assumed the additional responsibilities of Director of Engineering in July 1995. He has served as Vice President of Engineering and Product Development since September 1996. Additionally, from May 1998 through October 2001, he served as General Manager of the Company's Resin Materials Division. 

    Sathya Murthy

    B. Sathyamurthy
    Vice President, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation Singapore Pte. Ltd., Managing Director of International Operations

    Mr. Sathyamurthy was elected Vice President of Kewaunee Scientific Corporation Singapore Pte. Ltd., the holding company for Kewaunee’s subsidiaries in India, Singapore, and China, in September 2014. He has served as Managing Director of International Operations, which includes responsibilities for all sales and operations in Asia, as well as sales efforts in the Middle East, since September 2013. Mr. Sathyamurthy joined the Kewaunee organization in 2000 as General Manager of India Operations and Kewaunee Labway India Pvt. Ltd. He was subsequently promoted to Managing Director of Kewaunee Labway India Pvt. Ltd. and Kewaunee Scientific Corporation India Pvt. Ltd.

    Keith Smith

    Keith D. Smith
    Vice President, Manufacturing

    Keith Smith joined Kewaunee Scientific in 1993 as a department supervisor in the Metal Plant and served as Resin Plant Manager from 1995 until April 2001 when he was promoted to Wood Plant Manager. He served as Wood Plant Manager until he assumed the position of Director of Manufacturing in November 2003, a position he held until he was promoted to Vice President of Manufacturing, effective July 1, 2005.