Experience. Creativity.

Bob Scaccia

Bob Scaccia

President of USA Firmware

Bob has 33 YEARS of industry experience. He is a noted firmware expert, award-winning author, noted innovator, well-read blogger, technology community leader, former IEEE chair, steering committee member and award-winning business owner (Emerging Business Award, Akron Ohio)

Chris Myers

Chris Myers

Director of Engineering

Chris has 28 YEARS of industry experience and is an embedded system expert. He has held positions as a project manager, engineering manager, director, and promoter of entrepreneurial ideas. He has decades of Internet of Things experience.

Jack Mancini

Jack Mancini

Business Advisor

Jack Mencini worked 17 years for several large publicly traded corporations. Jack has personally owned and operated 16 COMPANIES, which included five troubled companies, which he bought, fixed up and subsequently sold. Others were started from scratch; 1 that made the Weatherhead 100 list.

Adam Sonnhalter

Adam Sonnhalter

Business Advisor

During his time on Wall Street, Adam participated in numerous merger and acquisition transactions with values totaling more than $22 BILLION in a variety of industries. The last role for Adam was as vice president at BNY Capital Markets (a subsidiary of The Bank of New York).

Jeff Sutherland

Jeff Sutherland

Sr. Principal and Lead Electrical Engineer

Jeff has over 35 YEARS of product development experience and is a seasoned professional. He is known to fix problems during our very first free consultation.

Roger Chaplin

Roger Chaplin

Principal and Lead Firmware Engineer

Roger has over 35 YEARS of experience, bachelors in Electrical Engineering, and an impressive career with decades of experience as a Principal Firmware Engineer. He is passionate about modular, reusable firmware.

Victor Griswold, D.Sc

Victor Griswold, D.Sc

Principal and Lead Embedded SW Engineer

Victor has over 30 YEARS of industry experience. He holds a computer science doctorate. He has 14 patents and led the team that developed the 1st WAP (Wireless Access Point).

Joe Klebau

Joe Klebau

Principal Embedded Software Engineer

Joe has 30 YEARS of industry experience. He has expertise in highly secure wireless, IoT and control embedded software. Joe comes to us from among other places Cisco Wireless and NASA.

Gary Shoemaker

Gary Shoemaker

Senior and Lead PCB Designer

Gary has over 30 YEARS of experience in PCB design. Very experienced with the challenges of analog, RF, high-speed and high-density designs. Founder of the IPC Designers Council.

Dan Oldham, Ph.D.

Dan Oldham, Ph.D.

Principal Embedded Software Engineer

30+ YEARS EXPERIENCe. 9 Years as a professor at Case Western Univerity. 17 years as at NASA Glenn, performing research, design, and implementation of space communication equipment for NASA missions.

Jim Coburn

Jim Coburn

Chief Technologist & Medical Design Expert

40 YEARS of industry experience and is a well-known expert in automation and medical devices. He has held executive level positions (Rockwell Automation) as well as develop firmware/software for medical devices.

Alex Campean

Alex Campean

Principal Engineer, Medical and Regulatory Expert

Alex has over 20 YEARS of industry experience. He has spent over a decade designing medical devices, primarily in very complex class III implantable electronics. He is a subject matter expert in medical regulatory product design.

Kevin Darrah

Kevin Darrah

Senior Embedded Systems Consultant

Kevin's a noted & award winning world class leader in embedded systems. He was selected as a top 4 under 40 by Embedded Computing Systems Magazine in 2014. His is a passionate consultant and runs an electronics enthusiast YouTube channel with 70K+ subscribers.

Richard Johnson

Richard Johnson

Embedded Systems Engineer

Richard designed his first electronics at 14 and never stopped. Passionate about design, he has held design leadership roles at Akron University in Robotics & Electric Vehicle.

Leslie Gicei

Leslie Gicei

Director of Administration

Leslie brings over 30 YEARS of business ownership experience. Leslie oversees all administrative operations for the business including human resources, contracts, and finance.

Karen Dufek

Karen Dufek

Sales, Financial Team Member

Karen serves several roles for us; managing our office, bookkeeping, financial performance, and internal sales. She has a degree in marketing and finance from Notre Dame University.

Clint Simmons

Clint Simmons

Senior Human Resource Executive

Clint is a senior level human resources and staffing executive. He has held leadership positions with Fortune 500 companies. Clint helps our customers with full-time employment needs.

Sarah Scaccia

Sarah Scaccia

Data Clerk

Sarah provides assistance with keeping our CRM, Quality Control, Financial Spreadsheets, Freelancer Database Management current. Sarah is also a highly successful pre-school teaching professional when not working at USA Firmware.

Natalie Hanna

Natalie Hanna

Human Resource Intern

Natalie works with Clint when our customers are looking for more than design services and need a salary placement. She has a bachelors in Human Resources and is pursuing her Masters.