With over 200 years of combined experience in the design and manufacture of fractional horsepower electric motors and gear motors, Groschopp’s Leadership Team strives to establish new standards of excellence by developing innovative solutions that satisfy customer needs. The Team’s commitment to excellence characterizes the legacy of Groschopp’s culture, and motivates each member to carry on that tradition in our products and services. As a company centered on family values, Connie and the Leadership Team continue to practice the same traditional values of quality, integrity, and reliability since Groschopp’s founding more than 80 years ago.
Connie Vander Ploeg
With over 40 years of experience at Groschopp, Connie leads the company’s direction in development and growth initiatives. Connie’s educational background with a degree in Accounting, combined with her experience in Manufacturing ultimately led to her prior position as VP Administration overseeing Human Resources, Accounting, Procurement, Industrial Engineering and Manufacturing. Connie believes that trust is a powerful force that builds loyalty, increases credibility, and supports effective communications both internally as well as externally.