Brad joined Smithers in 2018 as a tire engineering consultant. He is focused on providing specific guidance and solutions that address clients’ development and quality-related challenges. He also helps clients in developing a plan of action to implement solutions for their tire performance needs.
Expertise: Tire Design and Development
Brad has nearly 30 years of domestic and international experience in tire engineering, with expertise in tire development, project planning and management, product performance enhancement, and the enhancement of product performance prediction tools. Before joining the Smithers team, he worked as a senior engineer of commercial tire development at a major tire manufacturer where he developed an accelerated, controlled, and repeatable on-vehicle test to duplicate tire conditions from the field.
Qualifications and Accreditation
Brad has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Akron.