Don joined Alpha Circuit Corporation about six years ago. He began his professional career in 1962 in a PCB shop now called Midwest Printed Circuit Services, Inc. in Round Lake Beach, IL. He then worked in the plating department at the above printed circuit shop until January, 1966. From January1966 through May 1969, he served in the United States Air Force. He got basic technical training at Air Force Base, Strategic Air Command, 15th Air Force, and 90th Strategic Missile Wing at F.E. Warren AFB in Cheyenne, Wyoming and worked there until he got discharged from active duty in May 1969. He graduated from Warren Township High School in 1964.
Don has been in the PCB industry for more than 45 years and has worked on almost every process of PCB fabrication from CAM to shipping department. During his long tenure in the PCB industry he held various positions starting from supervisory roles in wet process, imaging and multilayer bonding departments to the positions of operations manager, production manager, engineering manager and quality manager.