Leadership

Karl Bumgarner – Director of Ascent Engineering

Mr. Bumgarner is a business and management professional with 25 years of management experience in machine, tooling & equipment design including the disciplines of machining, manufacturing, assembly, engineering, design, estimating, and special machines. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Montana State University.

Brian Chadwick – Manager of Ascent Engineering, WA

Mr. Chadwick is an engineering and business management professional with ten years of engineering and management experience across tooling & equipment design, engineering operations and maintenance. He currently holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Montana State University and a Technology MBA from the University of Washington.

Donna Ridley – Manager of Ascent Engineering, SC

Ms. Ridley is an engineering and business professional with over twenty years of experience in the aerospace industry across engineering with composite and assembly tooling & automation and manufacturing engineering. She currently holds a BS Degree in Manufacturing Engineering from National University and an AS in Mechanical Design.

AIP Aerospace 2016