John R. Whitten

John R. Whitten, Director

John Whitten has served as a director on the Rudolph Technologies Board of Directors since 2006. From November 1995 to December 2003, Mr. Whitten served as Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE- AIT), a global industrial supply distributor of customized industrial, fluid power and flow control products and provider of engineering design and systems integration services. Prior to this, Mr. Whitten served this company as its Chief Accounting Officer for over 10 years. Mr. Whitten is currently an independent director overseeing 66 portfolios with over $100 billion in assets under management in the mutual fund complex of American Century Investments, a registered investment company. Mr. Whitten is a C.P.A. and holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Cleveland State University.