Jim Raymond, Senior Manager, Product Regulatory Affairs; Toyota Motor North America Inc.
Jim Raymond is the Senior Manager of Product Regulatory Affairs at Toyota Motor North America, Inc. (TMNA). He holds a BS in Engineering Physics from the University of Missouri. He has worked at Toyota since 2003. He spent almost 10 years in the Quality Division. Jim has been working in chemical management since 2012, including a one-year assignment at Toyota Motor Corporation in Japan. Currently, Jim is a Senior Manager in the Chemical Management Office in the Product Regulatory Affairs Division. His team's responsibilities include regulatory approval of incoming chemicals, approval of part composition data (IMDS), regulatory reporting to the EPA and other agencies, overseeing implementation of company chemical related polices, and supply chain management activity related to chemical management. Jim is active in various automotive industry associations and participates on the Global Automotive Stakeholders Group America's Technical Team.