Larry Legler, CRE
Chief Technology Officer
With over 30 years of industry experience, Larry has worked with some of the top product developers in the country. A graduate from the highly competitive University of Texas at Austin, Larry has established himself as an expert in the industry both on a national and global level. While working in commercial electronics and defense contractor industries, Larry gained technical skills in mechanical life testing, specification definition, root cause analysis and accelerated life testing. Larry is also in the process of completing his Certified Quality Engineer certificate.
A graduate of the University of Utah, Ben has a background in electronics and mechanical engineering as well as experiences in the semiconductor industry, manufacturing and the medical device field. As Reliability Engineer at ARL, Ben helps to determine testing machinery and test criteria for the ARL lab. Ben is an ASTM Board Member on Additive Manufacturing and brings an expertise in 3D printing to the ARL team. He continues to expand his research in additive manufacturing, creating optimum protocols for testing to the highest safety standards for 3D printed parts.
Senior Lab Technician
Over seven years with ARL, Jon has been involved in reliability testing for the computer, oil and gas, telemetry, aviation, aerospace, safety, consumer, military, commercial and industrial industries. As a reliability test engineer, Jon brings a multitude of disciplines to the team with a background in field applications for a major OEM power supply manufacturer, as well as design, restoration and repair of test, audio, electrical and mechanical systems. Jon has also created many reliability test designs, including machine replication of human-induced stress, fixture interface, electro-mechanical robot design / build, and sensor / data acquisition design and implementation.
Before joining ARL’s team, Brandon had over 15 years of experience with structural engineering – his experience designing and inspecting foundations, along with experience determining the structural integrity and performance adaptability of products made for a comfortable transition into the reliability testing environment. Brandon, a native Austinite, is happily married with one beautiful daughter, and says his favorite thing about being part of ARL’s team is the opportunity to work with remarkable products and remarkable people.