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Michael Wherry

Lead Manufacturing Engineer

I have experience in, and a passion for, Ceramic Matrix Composite Manufacturing. Through my experience, I have become well versed in equipment design and chemical vapor deposition process development.


Lead Manufacturing Engineer  
GE Aviation, January 2017 to Present, Newark, Delaware United States
(Aerospace Composites Manufacturing)
Engineering team leader supporting strategic process and equipment improvements along with day to day operations support. Technical lead and program manager for multiple capital programs.

Manufacturing engineer  
GE Aviation, May 2013 to January 2017, Newark, Delaware United States
(Aerospace Composite Manufacturing)
Technical lead and program manager for multiple capital programs including custom equipment design-builds. Provide day to day manufacturing support for chemical vapor deposition processing equipment.

Manufacturing Engineering Intern  
GE Aviation, July 2009 to May 2013, Newark, Delaware United States
(Aerospace Composites Manufacturing)
Provided assistance with day to day equipment troubleshooting and process improvements in ceramic matrix composites.


University of Delaware  
Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical engineering, Aug, 2009 to May, 2013