Alumni of the Design Engineering Technology program


Nate Grigsby '15

  • BS in Design Engineering Technology
  • Minor in Plastics Engineering Technology

Activities involved in while at Trine:

  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), President
  • Materials society, Treasurer
  • Foundry Education Foundation (FEF)
  • Paint Ball Club
  • Ski Club, President

Current position and title:

  • Engineering, tooling repair and maintenance
  • Tool Room Supervisor

General Motors Corporation
GM Powertrain
Bedford, IN
Bedford Casting Operations
105 GM Dr., Bedford, IN 47421

Position Responsibilities:

  • Die cast tooling repair
  • Engineering changes to increase tooling life and quality
  • Problem-solving to determine tooling failure and corrections
  • Supervision of skilled trade workers (die makers)

Jordan Troxel '12

  • BS in Design Engineering Technology

Activities involved in while at Trine:

  • Active Member in Delta Chi fraternity
  • Christian Campus House
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes - Trine Wrestling

Current position and title:

  • Designer, Fuel Nozzle Ops
  • CDN Subsection
  • Product Definition Engineering

GE Aviation    
GE Infrastructure     
West Chester, OH      
General Electric Company      
6380 Aviation Way W-211      
West Chester, OH 45069 USA

Position Responsibilities:

  • Designing combustor components for GE Aviation

Current Industrial Projects

  • Fuel Nozzle Design