Industrial Utility Efficiency

Rogers Machinery Company Appoints New President


Rogers Machinery has appointed Chris McKillop President of the company. Chris McKillop started with Rogers Machinery in 1994 as an inside sales representative for the company and oil-free KNW Series group. In 1997, he served as Corporate Administrator and Corporate Counsel before becoming the Vice President of Corporate Administration for 18 years. He moved into his most recent role as Executive Vice President in 2020 before assuming the position of President.


Chris McKillop, President, Rogers Machinery Company, Inc.

“We are excited and confident about promoting Chris McKillop to President of Rogers Machinery Company, Inc. He has had an exemplary 30-year career here at Rogers with a wide range of responsibilities: Sales, Legal, Risk Management, Property Management, Healthcare and Retirement Program, Payroll and Human Resources.  He is dedicated and creative and will lead us as we continue to grow our business with a focus on serving our customers, employees, vendor partners and the greater communities where we operate,” said Andrew Ragen, CEO.

Chris is based in Portland, Oregon at the corporate headquarters and succeeds Andrew Ragen who retains the role of CEO for the company.


About Rogers Machinery Company, Inc.

Rogers Machinery Company, Inc., founded in 1949 by WWII veterans Ned Rogers and Walter M. Novak, is a veteran-founded and veteran-owned company dedicated to providing high-quality process and plant utility equipment including compressed air, vacuum and pump systems and services. With a nationwide presence and branches in 13 states, Rogers Machinery is committed to innovation, excellence, and unmatched customer service. For more information, visit