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30 years experience in CAD Design for Machining, Fabrication and Tool & Die in Automotive and Appliance manufacturing. Working with aluminum casting dies, sheet metal stamping dies and many types of manufacturing automation industrial equipment.


  • Mechanical Designer & Project Mananger PW Tooling Services, LLC Feb 2019 – Present 6 mos Columbia, TN, USA My personal business that is full time. Working on Industrial Equipment designs as well as contract machining and manufacturing components. Hands on assembly, troubleshooting and installation at customer facilities.
  • New Tooling and Machining Supervisor Teknia Automotive Nashville Jan 2013 – Mar 2019 6 yrs 2 mos Nashville, TN, USA Responsible for the building of new product tooling and manufacturing equipment. Working with outside designers as well as first-hand designing complex tooling and managing a team of as many as 16 professionals to machine and build these resources. Also managed outside customers' needs for design and manufacture of die and automation equipment components.
  • Manufacturing Engineer Wright Industries, Inc. Apr 1998 – Aug 2012 14 yrs 4 mos Nashville, TN, USA Responsible for the manufacture and build of sheet metal stamping dies and automation equipment components. My role started with the release of designs from engineering to the delivery of finished components for assembly. This included the procurement of materials and machining tooling. Often interacted with engineering for machining and manufacturing cost-reduction and feasibility aspects.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Certified as Associate for Mechanical Design Solidworks Jun 2019 – Present