Senior Research and Development Director, Additive Manufacturing
Luke Rodgers has over 10 years of experience in additive manufacturing and 20 granted patents in the technology space. He holds a Bachelors of Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Minnesota (UofM) and is actively obtaining his MBA from Washington State University. Rodgers is currently the senior director of R&D for Jabil Additive. His previous experience includes seven years at Stratasys, where he was the manager of material research and development, leaving in 2016. He also served in the US Army and National Guard from 2001-2013. Rodgers served in Iraq from 2004-2005. He has given many academic speeches about additive manufacturing to include the keynote speech at the Society of Plastic Engineers NanoComposite Conference. He has also continuously served his alma matter by being a senior design mentor for the Materials Science program at the UofM for the last 10 years.