Diversified Plastics, Inc. has appointed James Garvin to its board of directors. He has an extensive background, with 34 years of experience in manufacturing and management. Garvin will provide leadership and strategic guidance and serve as an adviser to DPI’s CEO and executive team. He is President of Cass Precision Machining, a contract manufacturer and previously was COO at Hutchinson Manufacturing, Inc. In addition, Garvin held several leadership roles at Hutchinson Technology, Inc. He started his career as a supplier and product quality engineer at Unisys, Midwest Operations Group. Garvin received a Bachelor of Engineering Technology Degree from Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, MN.