Steve Francois is the Manager of Purchasing and Materials Forecasting for Salt River Project, currently responsible for the day to day purchasing and materials planning/forecasting, mostly associated with inventory. This includes responsibility for inventory management, reporting and realignment programs.
Prior to SRP, Steve spent 20 plus years in the mining industry (Cyprus Minerals and Phelps Dodge) in various materials-related positions. The last four years were spent as a Material Lead for system implementations and upgrades.
Steve has a BSBA from the University of Phoenix.