Meet Our Instructors

Travis Raspotnik

Phone: 616-365-2335

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Mr. Raspotnik comes to the Tech Center from West Shore ESD where he worked in their CAD/CAM, Machine Tool and Mechatronics programs. He was also an adjunct instructor at West Shore Community College for Precision Machine Technology. He now teaches adjunct for Ferris State University in the Electrical and Mechanical Technolgy departments.

Educational background

Associate of Applied Science, Manufacturing Tooling Technology, Ferris State University
Bachelor of Applied Science, Manufacturing Engineering, Ferris State University
Vocational Trades Certification, Ferris State University

Industry Experience

New Era Racecraft, New Era, MI

  • CNC Programmer and Operator
  • Fabrication
  • Mechanic

Whitehall Industries, Ludington MI

  • Manufacturing Engineering Internship
  • Process improvement in robotic cells
  • Writing work instructions