Thad Temple is the Senior Manager of Manufacturing Engineering at Lycoming Engines. Thad has held several previous management positions in Lycoming, most recently supporting the company as Internal Quality Manager.
Thad has over 15 years’ experience in manufacturing with 10 years in the job shop industry serving global customers in the aerospace, defense, biomedical, and inspection/testing industries. Thad’s experience in design engineering, CAD/CAM, machining, manufacturing engineering and quality have helped him provide common-sense cross-functional solutions to complex manufacturing opportunities. Thad holds a Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering from Pennsylvania College of Technology.
In his free time Thad operates a small CNC job shop providing solutions to the aftermarket automotive market and is a Federally licensed firearms manufacturer/Class 2 SOT.