Gavin Garside

Dr. Gavin Garside is a Principal Engineer in Salt Lake City, Utah. He received a Doctor of Philosophy in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Utah. Heis a dedicated and technically savvy Engineering Leader who has been acknowledged for consistent success in materials development, manufacturing development, material properties optimization, product development and evaluation, customer engagement and advocacy, LEAN/Six Sigma and process improvement, and team building and leadership. Dr. Garside is a skilled communicator; able to translate complex technical information into relatable language—bridging an organization’s business and specialized factions. He has excellent project management abilities and is capable of big picture direction while remaining cognizant of the details that drive success. He also has a track record of developing innovative, leading-edge engineering techniques that blend technologies to deliver superior, customized products directly addressing client needs. Prior to working at USNC, Dr. Garside was a Lead Materials Engineer atSpaceX.