I am a Mechanical Engineer with over 18 years of experience in machine and product design. I have produced 3 patents that have produced millions of dollars of profits. I am extremely experienced in AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor. I have designed products, machines, jigs, fixtures, etc. in an effort to increase productivity and profit margins. I have also designed and built robots for very specific company needs.
Mechanical design, product development, machine design, and 2D/3D drafting.
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
BS Mechanical Engineering
1989 - 1993
Pellissippi State Community College
2009 - 2010
Taught 4 classes in the Mechanical Engineering department. All classes included a lab.
WYKO Tire Technology
2007 - 2009
Managed and supported 7 subordinate engineers, designed R&D projects, and supported machine shop with daily problems.
Mechanical Product Design Engineer
2005 - 2007
Worked in the R&D department. Developed next generation cotton inspection equipment.
WYKO Inc. Engineering
1997 - 2005
Customized existing equipment for customers and developed new products for company sales.
1996 - 1997
Supported production line with any help needed. Developed upgrades, confirmed manufacturability, and increased productivity of production line. Was primary customer contact with problems or questions about product manufacture.
Production engineer for automotive speakers
1994 - 1996
Supported automotive speaker production lines and designed/developed production improvements. Designed jigs, fixtures, manual and automatic machines, and a robot.