Senior Mechanical Engineer
- Relevant Experience: 21 years
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Experience in the field
21 years of experience in medical device design and development including wheelchairs, energy-based devices, packaging and manufacturing.
What’s the most interesting Medical Device project you’ve worked on and why?
Electrosurgical monitor. I managed the project from inception to product launch.
If you could work on any type of medical device project, what would it be and why?
Any, as long as I had a great team. I love manufacturing and developing tooling.
What do you like about working at Tensentric?
So far everything, especially the caliper of the employees.
What unique set of skills do you bring to Tensentric?
Passion for creative designs, intellectual property development, and sterilization validation.
If you couldn’t be an engineer what would you be? Why?
Stay at home dad. I love my kids!
What hobbies or non-work activities are you most passionate about?
Mountain biking, climbing, and white water kayaking.
Where are you from and how did you end up in Colorado?
Northern Virginia and Charlottesville. I came here for the mountains and adventure and to escape humidity.
If you could go back in time, where and what time would you travel to and why?
Hmm, the 60’s and 70’s. I was too young to really enjoy it, but have fond memories of growing up.