Meet the Team

Meet the team that works hard to support the manufacturing workforce of tomorrow. These men and women come from different backgrounds, companies, and walks of life, but are united in their passion for this industry and want to see it flourish for generations to come.


Staff

Kathleen Burley

Kathleen Burley
Executive Director
Since

Kathy Gilmore

Kathy Gilmore
President
Director

Since


Board of Directors

Shane Tredup

Shane Tredup
Chairperson
Since
Custom Aluminum Products, Inc.

Troy Waldherr

Troy Waldherr
Vice-Chairperson
Since
Tox-Pressotechnik

Paul Rimington

Paul Rimington
Secretary
Since
WA Diemasters

Kevin Clay

Kevin Clay
Director
Since
Manufacturing Consultant

Chris Kaiser

Chris Kaiser
Director
Since
Kaiser Manufacturing

Nancy Awdziejczyk

Nancy Awdziejczyk
Director
Since
NECSS

Tracy Tinkle

Tracy Tinkle
Director
Since
Kuriyama of America, Inc.

Carl Anfenson

Carl Anfenson
Director
Since
Huntington Bank

Kevin Bates

Kevin Bates
Director
Since
Mazak Corporation

Cassie Blickem

Cassie Blickem
Director
Since
VALEES (Valley Education for Employment System (EFE#130)

Loretta Daly

Loretta Daly
Director
Since
Invest Aurora

Jerry Murphy

Jerry Murphy
Treasurer
Since
Sikich LLP

Michael Piwoni

Michael Piwoni
Director
Since
Burgess Norton (Amsted Automotive)