Roger L. Howsmon


Mr. Howsmon has long and broad-based experience in manufacturing, distribution, strategic planning, tactical execution, sales and marketing with emphasis in the trucking industry. He was an equity partner and senior executive of Blue Bird Bus Corporation, Executive Vice President and senior officer of Fleetwood Enterprises Inc, Chairman/CEO/Owner of Sierra Detroit Diesel Allison in San
Francisco, General Manager and Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for a billion-dollar plus division of Paccar, President of Perkins Engines Inc., and Vice President, North American Sales and Service for Cummins Engine. Mr. Howsmon currently, in addition to Aura, is an advisor to Blue Bird Corp., and serves on the Board of Directors of Maxwell Technologies Inc.