Woodard most recently served as vice president, customer operations for Incora.
As Graybar's Atlanta District vice president, he will lead the company's business operations in a territory that includes portions of Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, South Carolina and Tennessee, as well as the state of Alabama.
Woodard will replace Mark Adams, who will retire from Graybar on July 11, after more than 40 years with the company.
Graybar SVP and GM Dennis DeSousa commented:
“We thank Mark Adams for his many contributions to the company and wish him all the best in retirement. In addition, we are excited to welcome Paul Woodard to the Graybar team. Paul is a proven leader with an extensive background in sales, operations, customer experience and business management. We are confident he will play a vital role in growing our business and serving our customers in this region.”
Fortune 500 corporation Graybar is among the top North American distributors of electrical, communications and data networking products, and a provider of related supply chain management and logistics services.
Through its network of more than 300 distribution facilities, the company stocks and sells products from thousands of manufacturers.