Title: Design Engineer
Company: AT&T Inc.
Location: Macomb, MI
MACOMB, MI, January 23, 2014, Sean Muhlenkamp, Design Engineer for AT&T Inc., has been recognized by Elite American Engineers for dedication, achievements and leadership in wireless communication. Continue Reading
Title: Senior Systems Engineer, Director
Company: Triaem LLC
Location: Sterling, VA
Sterling, VA, May 9, 2014, Fredda Lerner, Senior Systems Engineer and Director of Triaem LLC, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers for dedication, achievements and leadership in information technology systems. Continue reading
Title: Director of Engineering
Company: Tenneco Inc.
Location: Grass Lake, MI
Jay W. Poole is a third-generation tool and dye maker who comes from a family of blacksmiths that have always worked in fabrication. His family’s background and his desire to work with his hands inspired him to enter the engineering industry. Mr. Poole has 27 years of industry experience and has been serving as the director of engineering at Tenneco Inc. for the past 13 years. Tenneco is a manufacturing company that provides automotive services. An expert in product development, Mr. Poole is responsible for designing and releasing the latest automotive and technical products, overseeing approximately 100 engineers, daily operations, and product resources, keeping track of timeliness and team effectiveness, working with clients to develop products that meet their requirements, and meeting company benchmarks. He attributes his success to his ability to work well with others, and understanding what is best for clients and the market they are trying to reach. Looking toward the future, Mr. Poole plans to continue developing his division and team, as well as his future successor. He plans to focus more on consultative work in the future.
Title: Program Manager
Company: Chenega Integrated Mission Support, LLC
Location: Albuquerque, NM, United States
A licensed professional engineer, Michael Hass is the program manager at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, NM for Chenega Integrated Mission Support, LLC. Mr. Hass joined the company in May 2013 and handles a myriad of responsibilities. He manages the direction and execution of projects, oversees business operations and company divisions, interacts with base leadership and keeps them informed, and prepares and conducts presentations. An expert in facilities management and large military weapons with 35 years of experience, Mr. Hass gained a reputation as a strong, seasoned leader who has an extensive portfolio of successful international capital improvement projects to his name. His strategic planning skill set and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment make him a sought after project manager and engineer. Mr. Hass attributes all of his professional success to his hands-on experience and drive. In the near future, he hopes to approach the defense industry and partner with them to provide various services
Title: Civil Engineer (Retired)
Location: Yerington , NV, United States
Kenneth Thompson is a retired civil engineer who was recognized for his strong leadership skills and ability to teach engineering. Mr. Thompson taught the subject at Butte College for 14 years, and worked as a city engineer in Roseville and Pacifica. Working for Roseville, which was named an “All American City,” was a highlight of his career. During his tenure working for the city, he acted as the adviser to 16 citizen committees, and worked with the California legislature to enable legislation for revenue bonds to finance the approved projects. This involved testifying before Congress to obtain wholesale power for the city in order to set it up on solid financial footing for the next generation. Mr. Thompson attributes all the success he experienced in his illustrious career to his education and the support he received from his wife of 57 years. He believes he would never have been able to accomplish what he did without her.
Title: Senior Environmental Health and Safety Administrator
Company: Aviat Networks
Location: Santa Clara, CA, United States
SANTA CLARA, CA, October 2, 2013, Richard R. Sanders, Senior Environmental Health and Safety Administrator for Aviat Networks, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in environmental health and safety at a wireless transmission systems company. Continue reading
Title: Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer
Company: Applied Control Technologies
Location: Texarkana, TX, United States
TEXARKANA, TX, September 13, 2013, Jose Luis Martinez-Amor, BSIE, MSIE, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Applied Control Technologies, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in industrial engineering. Continue reading
Title: Materials Engineer, Department A044S
Company: Lockheed Martin, Advanced Technology Center
Location: Palo Alto, CA, United States
Stuart McHugh, Ph.D. is the Materials Engineer for Department A044S at the Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center. In his role, Dr. McHugh makes the most of his expertise in materials science, solid state physics, research and hardware design examination when researching materials, conducting stress and facture analysis of aerospace structures and materials, and performing computational analysis. Dr. McHugh has published more than 100 scientific papers as well as his Ph.D. thesis, “Short Period Tilt Events and Episodic Slip on the San Andreas Fault.” His other publications range from “Dislocation Modeling of Creep-Related Tilt Changes” in the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1978) to “Thermomechanical Characterization of a Membrane Deformable Mirror” in Applied Optics (2008). Dr. McHugh has been involved in the compilation of the following publications: Continue reading
Title: Civil Engineer, Project Manager/COTR
Company: United States Department of Agriculture
Location: Washington, DC, United States
WASHINGTON, DC, May 16, 2013, Doreen Christian La Roche, Civil Engineer and Project Manager/COTR for the Operations division of the United States Department of Agriculture, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in civil engineering and construction management. Continue reading
Company: Safety and Compliance Engineering
Location: Gilroy, CA, United States
Gilbert C. Walter is the President of Safety and Compliance Engineering, a leading global provider of product safety engineering consulting and testing services. In his executive leadership role, Mr. Walter is in charge of contracting three consultants, working in product safety for electronic, chemical and electromotive interference, and calibrating his equipment every six months. Mr. Walter complies to new standards by underwriters, researches client products to comply with standards, visits start-up companies to distinguish whether or not they would like to produce a product, and attends and conducts seminars. Mr. Walter has also garnered a reputation of distinction for adeptly estimating costs, meeting with his clients, conducting needs assessment of eight pages, labeling all tests, and conforming to the standards written up by the FCC. Mr. Walter is also teaching a consultant to take over his laboratory. With nearly half a century of professional experience under his belt, Mr. Walter attributes his success to his father telling him that the U.S. is a young nation and they need people to improve it.