Vice President, Human Resources
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
Craig Grucza is vice president of human resources at Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. (TEMA), located in Erlanger, Kentucky. TEMA supports Toyota's engineering and manufacturing operations in North America.
Previously, he was general manager of human resources from 2009 to 2012, responsible for rewards, recognition and talent management at TEMA.
Grucza joined Toyota in 1996 at its assembly plant, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. (TMMK), located in Georgetown, as a human resources manager. In 2006, he was promoted to general manager of human resources at TMMK, overseeing team member relations, employee involvement, compensation, staffing & recruiting, safety and medical programs as well as organization and performance management development programs.
Prior to joining Toyota, he held positions in human resources, customer service, production control and purchasing at CorryHiebert, a division of Hon Industries.
A native of Corry, Pennsylvania, Grucza received his Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from Edinboro State College in Edinboro, Pa.