Ken was born in Tacoma Washington and traveled through the United States and Germany with military parents during his childhood. Ken spent his early adult life in Florida, where he began his career in construction in 1992 as a structural welder and mechanic. Gaining 18+ years of experience in heavy equipment, welding and fabrication,
Ken has achieved many certifications within his career such as an all-alloy, all position maximum structural certified welding certification through the American welding society. Certifications in electronics from General Electric and Phillips. Mechanical certifications from Caterpillar Inc. and International Truck Inc. while in Florida.
In 2006 Ken moved to the Charlotte, North Carolina area in pursuit of using his expertise in construction and gaining experience in the utility infrastructure field. Joining a utility locating corporation and working alongside many utility contractors, Ken quickly began training and supervising locate techs in telecommunication, power, and gas utilities in the metro area using electromagnetic locating processes and ground-penetrating radar.
Now with 14 years in the utility infrastructure field, Ken has joined the management team at Dynetek Solutions where he gets to apply his combined knowledge and skills to the day-to-day operations at Dynetek Solutions.
Ken resides in the South Charlotte area. When he is not at work, Ken enjoys building performance lifted four-wheel-drive trucks, mud racing, truck pulls, offshore fishing, and spending time with his family.