Andy Strange is the Chief Engineer at Omnetics Connector Corporation. Since joining Omnetics in 2006, Andy has led the development of a variety of new and innovative products which have continued to position Omnetics as an innovative force in the miniature connector industry. Prior to Omnetics, Andy spent over twenty years driving a variety of sustaining and new product development programs in the Electromechanical Industry. These include 11 years as Director of Engineering at Thomas and Betts Corporation in Memphis Tennessee and Augat Corporation in Mansfield Massachusetts. Andy received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Union College in Schenectady New York and holds 13 United States Patents.