Paul began his career with SHC in 2004 as a senior manager, home services business development. In 2007 he was named director, home appliances operations, and led the team responsible for executing the federal appliance stimulus programs. He transitioned to overseeing strategic relationships with energy industry partners including the EPA in 2011, and assumed ownership of corporate sustainability in 2012.
Prior to joining Sears Holdings, Paul worked for GE Plastics where he held roles in operations management and Six Sigma quality. He began his career in project management and maintenance reliability as part of Amoco Oil Company’s Refining Division. Paul has a BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois, where he remains an active member of its Alumni Association.