Rod Hoffman

Rod Hoffman was appointed Chief of Staff for General Vice President Philip J. Gruber on January 1, 2010.

Hoffman served as a Grand Lodge Representative in the Midwest Territory since in 1995, after transferring from the Organizing Department.

In 1993, he was appointed as a Grand Lodge Representative in the Organizing Department. In 1989, he was appointed as an IAM Special Representative to the IAM Organizing Department.

Hoffman was elected Business Representative of IAM District Lodge 70 in 1988. Prior to that, Rod Hoffman served his Local Lodge as an Officer and Shop Steward. He also was an Executive Board Member for the Wichita Federation of Labor.

Hoffman began work at Boeing Aircraft Company as a production worker where he later became a Journeyman for the IAM. He joined IAM Aero Lodge 834, Wichita, Kansas in 1978.