Meet the Team
The Manth Brownell Team consists of every single valued employee who works here. Without the efforts of each team member, Manth Brownell wouldn't be able to continually produce exceptional precision-turned parts, provide integral operational and functional support as well as outstanding customer service. Here we have shared short biographies of our management and customer service team members as a small representation of our whole Manth Brownell family.
President and Sales Manager
Wesley joined the company in 1974. Received MBA from Syracuse in 1981. Became President in 1991 and continued in that position until retirement in 2014. Came out of retirement in November 2018.
Chief Financial Officer
Glenn joined Manth in 1980 as Controller before becoming the CFO in 1985. Glenn is responsible for several areas of the organization, including Finance, Information Systems and Material Management. Glenn is a graduate of Syracuse University with a MBA from LeMoyne College, and is a CPA.
Director of Manufacturing
John is currently our Director of Manufacturing, while also overseeing the Purchasing Department. John joined Manth in 1992 as a Machinist. Since then, John has been Setup/Repair, Development Engineer, Business Unit Manager, Continuous Improvement Manager, Sales Engineer, and Purchasing Manager.
Human Resources Manager
Carrie joined Manth in 2017 as our Human Resources Manager. Previously, Carrie worked as a Human Resources Manager at a large retailer for 12 years, where she excelled in workforce development and driving employee engagement. Carrie has a Bachelors of Science degree from the State University of New York at Oneonta. Carrie is also CPR, AED and First Aid Certified.
Customer Service Manager
Denise joined Manth in 1997 as a Machine Operator and then held roles in Machining and Production Planning. Currently, Denise interacts with customers regarding ordering and delivery concerns as well as future customers through quoting efforts. Denise is certified in the Sandler Selling System and is trained in Production Planning and Scheduling.
Erin joined Manth in 2010 as a Quality Technician. Erin quickly moved up into the role of Quality Engineer and most recently into the Quality Manager role. Erin is responsible for the Quality Management System, ISO Compliance and Supplier Rating. Erin is an Internal ISO Auditor and has her Bachelors in Business Administration, Business Management, and is certified in Project Management.
Information Systems Manager
Pat joined Manth in 1999 as a PC Specialist, became the Network Administrator and is now the IS Manager. He is responsible for the company's Information Systems, ERP System, Telephone System and Hardware/Software Support. He earned both an AOS in Information Technology and a BS in Computer Information Systems.
Joni joined Manth in 2016. Her responsibilities include planning, directing and coordinating the work of the Accounting Department including payroll processing, accounts payable and receivable, posting and maintenance of general and subsidiary accounts and producing financial reporting for the company. Joni has a Bachelor of Science in Managerial Accounting from SUNY Empire State College as well as an Associate's Degree in Accounting from Utica School of Commerce.
Value Stream Manager
Lisa joined Manth in 2009 as a Production Supervisor and was promoted to Value Stream Manager of the LRS Value Stream in 2010. She most recently earned the role of CNC Value Stream Manager in early 2017. Lisa has over 30 years of manufacturing experience, including over 15 years as a Supervisor/Manager. Lisa is also a Six Sigma - Lean Manufacturing Black Belt with strong backgrounds in Safety, Quality and Engineering.
Value Stream Manager
Ben joined Manth in 2015 as our 3rd Shift CNC Production Supervisor and was subsequently promoted to Value Stream Manager for the LRS Value Stream. Ben is responsible for the overall operation of our LRS Value Stream ensuring that customers receive satisfactory quality and delivery. Ben is also Certified in First Aid, CPR & AED.
Facilities & Maintenance Manager
Adam joined Manth in 2017 as our Facilities & Maintenance Manager responsible for our facilities, maintenance and wash departments. Adam earned his Associates Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Morrisville State College. In addition, Adam is a U.S. Navy Veteran.
Larry joined Manth in 2018 as our 3rd Shift Team Leader. Larry has spent his career in various aspects of manufacturing and has held management positions in Maintenance, Quality and Production. His current role supports all three of those areas on a day-to-day basis to ensure quality production on our night shift.
Tim joined Manth in 2014 as a Facilities Technician prior to being promoted to Maintenance Supervisor. Tim most recently made a transition to a production role and is now our 2nd Shift Production Supervisor, where he is responsible for the day-to-day operations. Tim is Certified in First Aid, CPR & AED.
Jerry joined Manth in 1978 working in the Shipping & Receiving Department and eventually became the Shipping Supervisor. Jerry has an Associate's Degree from SUNY Morrisville and is a certified Fork Lift Truck Operator.
Walt joined Manth in 1981 as a Machine Operator and advanced to CNC Setup/Repair/Programmer, and then Prototype/Development Technician. Walt took on the role of Quote Engineer in 2005 and his responsibilities include generating quotes for our customers. He also creates all internal blueprints and manages engineering change logs. Walt is also Certified in CPR & First Aid.
Customer Service Representative
Dana joined Manth in 2012 as a Customer Service Representative. Dana has over 15 years of experience in manufacturing in various quality and customer service roles and has an Associates in Technical Arts from South Puget Sound Community College in Olympia, WA. Dana is also an Internal ISO Auditor.