Cory joined OPL in May 2015. His is currently pursuing his degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Iowa, with an anticipated graduation date of December 2016. Prior to attending the University of Iowa, Cory spent several years in the construction industry and has built everything from timber peg homes to designing and building furniture and custom built cabinets. At OPL, he assists in the design and manufacturing of the hardware needed for our human factors research and aircraft maintenance. Some of his hobbies include fishing, camping, canoeing, and kayaking. He also enjoys the occasional woodworking and home renovation project.