Emily Hawthorn, Lead Additive Manufacturing Engineer, BDI Additive

Emily Hawthorn is the Lead Additive Manufacturing Project Engineer for BDI Additive, a division of Bearing Distributors Inc. (BDI). As the lead engineer, Emily works with and educates BDI’s existing sales force so that they can offer 3D printing services to their customers. Emily also operates BDI Additive’s 3D printer and manages daily operations of the division, which is located in YBI’s Tech Block Building 5. Emily is a 2018 graduate of Youngstown State University with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering, where she was first introduced to 3D printing and America Makes. Emily has experience as an assistant project manager for AM projects related to the defense industry and material research and development for SLA printing technology.

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