Nucor Leadership

Our leadership is focused on empowering our teammates to drive Nucor’s long-term success.

Executive Team

John J. Ferriola

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Leon J. Topalian

President and Chief Operating Officer

James D. Frias

Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Executive Vice President

Craig A. Feldman

Executive Vice President Raw Materials

Ladd R. Hall

Executive Vice President Flat-Rolled Products

Ray S. Napolitan, Jr.

Executive Vice President Engineered Bar Products

MaryEmily Slate

Executive Vice President Plate, Structural and Tubular Products

David A. Sumoski

Executive Vice President Merchant and Rebar Products

D. Chad Utermark

Executive Vice President Fabricated Construction Products


John J. Ferriola

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Lloyd J. Austin III

General, U.S. Army (Retired) & Former Commander of U.S. Central Command

Patrick J. Dempsey

President & CEO The Barnes Group

​Christopher J. Kearney

Retired Chairman, CEO & President SPX FLOW, Inc.

​Laurette T. Koellner

Retired President Boeing International

John H. Walker

Lead Director Nucor Corporation Retired Chairman and CEO Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc.

Nadja Y. West

Lieutenant General, U.S. Army (Retired) & Former Commander of U.S. Army Medical Command


Audit CommitteeCompensation and Executive Development CommitteeGovernance and Nominating Committee
John J. Ferriola
Lloyd J. Austin III
Patrick J. Dempsey​
Christopher J. Kearney*
Laurette T. Koellner*
John H. Walker*
Nadja Y. West
* Committee Chair

Nucor's History

The Evolution of America’s Leading Steelmaker & Recycler.

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