Ronald E. Hall
Director, Term: 2020-2022
President and Chief Executive Officer
Bridgewater Interiors, LLC
Ron Hall Jr. is President and Chief Executive Officer at Bridgewater Interiors, LLC. Bridgewater is an automotive interiors manufacturing firm, specializing in just-in-time assembly, sequencing, and delivery of seating systems. It employs more than 2,400 people at four facilities in the U.S. Ron has been with the company in various roles of increasing responsibility since 2007, succeeding his father, company founder Ron Hall, Sr., in 2015.
A lawyer by training, Ron spent the first portion of his civilian career as a Detroit-based associate attorney at Dykema, PLLC, a prominent business law firm.
He earned his Juris Doctor degree at the University of Michigan Law School, where he was a Darrow Scholar, received the Book Award for excellence in Administrative Law, and served as an associate editor on the Michigan Journal of International Law.
Ron began professional life as a U.S soldier. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Political Economy from the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY, and served several years on active duty as a field artillery officer in the US Army. He attained the rank of captain and, among other awards, was decorated for meritorious service in the Persian Gulf War.
In addition to his work at Bridgewater, Ron sits on multiple corporate and nonprofit boards and holds several additional leadership positions:
- Wayne County Airport Authority
- Original Equipment Suppliers Association
- Skillman Foundation
- Beaumont Health
- Detroit Police Athletic League
- Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council
- Southwest Solutions (Advisory Board)
Ron’s interests include history and political affairs, the various pursuits of his four children, and fitness running.