Alumni Spotlight:

Scott Shearrow
Class of 1983

1983 graduate keeps things running smooth for BorgWarner

Scott Shearrow Class of 1983

Scott Shearrow, Class of 1983, is the senior facilities manager for BorgWarner Inc.’s plant in Dixon, Illinois. Workers at the 57-year-old plant make exhaust gas recirculation colliers, tubes and thermostats for cars and off-road commercial vehicles.

At Harlem, Shearrow played in the symphonic band, earned a spot in the National Honor Society and wrestled. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Bradley University in 1988 and an MBA from Northern Illinois University in 2002.

He worked in engineering, product and project management for a number of Rockford manufacturers, including Amerock Corp. and Zenith Cutter. He joined Borg Warner in January of 2017.

After passing her bar exam, she worked as a healthcare attorney for Hinshaw & Culbertson in Rockford and then spent three years with McGuireWoods in the Chicago area before joining MercyHealth’s legal team in February 2018.