HELLA Announces Staff Additions

May 17, 2021

HELLA has added five new team members to its aftermarket and Special Applications division in the US, the company announced.

Hayley Huebner joined the Aftermarket team in the position of catalog manager – Aces/Pies. Huebner holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Huebner brings over 12 years of experience at ZF Services, where she held the position of senior market research analyst working directly to develop and implement processes and protocols to effectively track and Audit Aces and Pies catalog data.

Anthony Hernandez joined the Aftermarket team in the position of product manager – lighting. Hernandez holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from DePaul University and a Bachelor’s in Automotive Technology from Southern Illinois University. Hernandez previously worked at Bosch Automotive Aftermarket, where he held the position of Product Manager since 2018. He also served as a US Marine Combat Engineer from 2010 to 2013 and as a Combat Engineer Instructor at Quantico until 2014.

John Roney joined the Aftermarket Sales team in the position of sales channel director, retail/performance/HD. Roney arrived at Hella with an extensive background in aftermarket sales. He worked as a commercial territory sales manager for O’Reilly earlier in his career. For the last 7 years, he has held different sales positions for Rigid, an accessory/performance lighting manufacturer. His most recent position at Rigid was sales manager. Roney holds a Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management.

Lynn Morelock has joined Hella as a customer service specialist for Aftermarket. Morelock has an Associate degree in Business Administration from Clayton State College in Georgia. Morelock brings experience in customer service/sales support from Southwest Airlines, as well as NCR and Delta Airlines.

Adam Starrett has joined in the position of director of logistics. Starrett holds an MBA in Global Management with a specialization in Supply Chain/Operations from Thunderbird School of Global Management in Phoenix, Arizona, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of South Carolina and has over ten years of experience in Logistics and Supply Chain. Starrett previously held the position of Service, Materials and Logistics Manager at Avery Dennison since 2018. At Sonoco from 2011-18, Starrett held the positions of strategic planning and logistics manager, operations manager and supply chain manager.

Nathan Heisler joined the Special Applications team in the position of sales manager – agriculture SA. Nathan holds a Bachelor of Science from Minnesota State University in Business Management and an Associate degree from Western Technical College in Marketing. Nathan arrived at Hella with 6 years of experience as the global farm and agriculture sales manager – OEM with Arrow Electronics.