Our Leadership Team

Patrick Schusted
President & CEO
Patrick L. Schusted is President & CEO of Hartfiel Automation. Schusted has over 10 years of experience, joining Hartfiel Automation as a salesperson in 2004. Schusted was soon named President of Hartfiel Automation in 2013. In January of 2020, he also became Hartfiel's CEO. Pat continues to have an active role within the Sales and Marketing departments, making sure Hartfiel reaches new areas of innovation while staying ahead of industry trends.
Jeff Murphy
CFO, Treasurer & Secretary
Jeffrey B. Murphy is Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Secretary for Hartfiel Automation. Murphy joined Hartfiel in April 2009 and brings more than 25 years of Financial, Operational and leadership experience, including over five years as President and CEO of a publicly traded company. In his position, Murphy is always on the trail of the next financial opportunity for Hartfiel Automation.
Gary Simonson
Vice President of Operations
Gary W. Simonson is Vice President of Operation. Simonson joined Hartfiel in 1986 as a Technical Inside Salesperson. In 1989 Simonson moved to Outside Sales and in 1991 became Inside Sales Manager. Simonson joined the leadership team in 1994. His responsibilities include overseeing Inside Sales, Purchasing, Value Added Assembly, Quality and Distribution Centers.
Myron Moser
Chairman of the Board
Myron J. Moser is the Chairman of the Board for Hartfiel Automation. Moser started as a salesperson for the Hartfiel Company in 1990 and quickly rose to the top in 1995. Under Moser’s leadership, Hartfiel Automation has grown ten-fold and continues to be one of the top players in the automation industry. Moser believes in continuously investing in the Hartfiel employees as well as the infrastructure.