Katie Hoose

Mechanical Engineer

Katie is a mechanical design engineer with a history of solving delicate and complex design problems. Her particular focus is on designing for manufacturability and assembly. She is currently working on several interesting projects at Whipsaw, including innovative consumer electronics, enterprise networking, and medical products. Katie enjoys the broad variety of projects and design challenges that come to Whipsaw, especially those with an intimate relationship between design and engineering.

Prior to joining Whipsaw in 2019, Katie worked at Onanon as a mechanical design engineer and engineering manager. She graduated in 2012 with a BSME from California State Polytechnic University. In her spare time, Katie enjoys biking, snowboarding, writing, and going on adventures with her horse George.

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