Genette Alcaraz is the Chief Executive Officer of Spectron, Inc., an Analytical Instruments manufacturer of precious metal consumables. She has over 8 Years of Executive Management experience also as a Vice President of Operations at Spectron, Inc. and as Director of Operations at Asylum Research Oxford Instruments. She has spent the last 16 years working for Scientific Instrument manufacturers and is extremely familiar with ERP systems, cost accounting, manufacturing, Six Sigma and ISO. She takes pride in being selected on all Project teams and in being the only female in Executive Management at either of her past 2 companies. As V.P. of Operations, Genette ran the day to day Operations of the company, manages revenue generation, and ensures all employees and processes are on track with the companies’ strategic goals and brand values.
In Genette’s past roles she has worked for publicly traded companies and ran audits and financial reviews including inventories and General Ledger adjustments. She has managed both people and process thru all facets of the company. Given her schooling, Genette specializes in contracts and originally started her upward climb taking over a Contracts department to oversee supplier, customer and distributor contracts including letters of credit. At her last company she was asked to travel both domestically and internationally to other sites and work with Operations teams on ERP training and lean manufacturing efficiencies. She was also part of a merger’s and acquisitions team when her company was purchased and asked to spear head the transition due to her high emotional intelligence and experience in change management.
Genette holds of Bachelor of Arts in Law & Society with an emphasis in Criminal Justice from the University of California at Santa Barbara. When she is not working Genette serves on several volunteer boards including the District Little League board overseeing 10 Little Leagues as the Safety Legal Compliance officer. She is also on the Financial Committee on 2 school boards. Her experience with the law, finance, and operations collides in her volunteer roles and she enjoys giving back to her community.