Rusty has been in the metal working industry most of his life. His experience in machining began before graduation while working with Tool and Die makers in the aerospace and oil field industries. He continued his career in machining and metal working after college by going to work for Pryer Aerospace. During his 8 years at Pryer, Rusty began in the engineering department performing tool design and new part development, he then moved into the sales department where he generated production cost estimates and tooling recommendations, after this he served as the Sales Manager where he assisted customers with manufacturing recommendations as well as overseeing the corporate US and European sales development. Rusty moved into the iron industry in 2012 when he joined the Farrar Corporation, a ductile iron foundry and machine shop, as their Sales Manager. He later moved into the role of Operations Manager for Farrar where he oversaw the machining division of the company. Rusty joined Applied Process in 2015 and is excited about assisting customers through his varied experiences. Rusty holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Oklahoma State University in Engineering & Marketing with a minor in Mathematics.