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SME [Spokane, WA Manufacturing] Chapter 248

SME Manufacturing promotes manufacturing education and advances manufacturing awareness for the Inland Northwest Empire area.  The Society of Manufacturing Engineers is the world's leading professional society advancing manufacturing knowledge and influencing more than half a million manufacturing practitioners annually. Through its local chapters, technical communities, publications, expositions and professional development resources, SME promotes an increased awareness of manufacturing engineering and keeps manufacturing professionals up to date on leading trends and technologies. Headquartered in Michigan, the Society has members in more than 70 countries and represents manufacturing practitioners across all industries... TO BECOME A MEMBER, DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE:   (Fill in the form on screen, print it, sign it and fax it.)  For further information see also:





Chair – Gabriel Achenbach
Achenbach Designs
(509) 993-3317


Chair-Elect – Gene Hamacher
TechHelp Idaho
(208) 449-8053


Treasurer – Matthew Michaelis
Eastern Washington University
(509) 359-4268


Secretary – Bryan Woodbury
Exotic Metals Forming Co.
(509) 995-1988


Past Chairs & Members of Executive Committee


Dr. Patrick Ferro
Gonzaga University
(509) 313-3547


Fred Pollard
Alpha Technology
(509) 235-7320


Dr. Martin Weiser
Eastern Washington University
(509) 359-2815


Terry Geyer
Eastern Washington University
(509) 994-4157


Dave Davidson
SME - Deburring/Finishing Tech Group
(509) 230-6821


Bob Ladd
Advanced Input (Retired)
(509) 954-4295


Dan Tabish
Inland Northwest Metallurgical
(509) 922-766


Tony Wisniewski
Hotstart Mfg Co.
(509) 534-6171 x136


Jim McCall
Reiff Injection Molding
(509) 340-1020