Craig Davis Director, Product Management
Craig Davis, Director of Product Management, originally joined Aluma Tower Company as a Mechanical Engineer in 2004. He holds his AAS degree in Mechanical Engineering from SUNY and is completing his BS degree in Organizational Management at Indian River State College. Craig brought keen technical expertise to Aluma’s product lines from the experiences he gained working at IBM, Raymond Forklifts, and Freedom Plastics. He has held several key positions during his 16+ year tenure, including Vice President of both Operations and Engineering.
Under Craig’s leadership, Aluma Tower has developed and delivered a multitude of new and innovative products such as the patented unguyed tower system, the patented SMARTtower solution, and the C-130 capable “Scorpion” mobile tower system. Upon completion of his training at Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management, Craig was named Director of Product Management. He is currently developing Aluma’s first steel tower system, the Juggernaut (patent pending).
Jeff Jensen Director, Engineering
Jeff Jensen, Director of Engineering, joined Aluma Tower Company in July of 2020. He is detail-oriented and ensures Aluma’s tower/trailer systems exceed our customer’s expectations. Jeff has been integral in improving engineering’s overall structure, quality, and processes.
Jeff has an electronics degree from Cayuga College (1989) and comes with 25 years of experience in engineering roles such as new product design, research & development, manufacturing, and field service.
Engineering is critical in delivering high-end products to our customers.
David Kelly Director, Operations
David M. Kelly, Director of Operations, joined Aluma Tower Company in 2020. He is a visionary leader with excellent management skills and a knack for directing company operations in a growth-minded direction. He leverages excellent leadership and teamwork skills to ensure objectives are completed for on-time delivery to the client. He oversees the smooth operation of two manufacturing plants and is directly responsible for ensuring that the day-to-day processes at the company run efficiently and effectively, without error.
With a Master of Science Degree in Business Operations Management and a Master Black Belt in Six Sigma, David is adept in interdisciplinary management and directorship. He is known for assisting employees in all aspects of company operations while fostering a welcoming work environment.
Dennis McDougall Director, Finance
Dennis J. McDougall joined Aluma Tower Company in 2020. He is an accomplished financial professional with over 20 years of experience in financial reporting and analysis, reconciliations, process improvements, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Prior to joining Aluma Tower, he worked in the financial services industry for fifteen years and in the aviation industry for five years. Dennis has been responsible for month-end closings and analysis, cash flow management, budgeting/forecasting, cost accounting, and asset modeling. Additionally, he has been part of a team sharing responsibility for implementing and maintaining Sarbanes-Oxley compliance at a mortgage REIT.
Dennis holds a Regents Bachelor of Arts Degree from West Virginia University with an emphasis in the area of Communication Studies. With two decades of experience, he is very comfortable settling down and getting to work in a variety of environments. One of his work highlights was being part of a team whose company went public and rang the closing bell of the NYSE. He lives with his wife and their four children in Vero Beach Florida; sharing their home and yard with one cat and many chickens. When not working, Dennis enjoys the outdoors, especially the beach.
Cristina Gonzales Quality and Safety
Cristina M. Gonzalez, Director of Quality and Safety, joined Aluma in 2020. She is a champion in ensuring the highest quality of production, with a proven commitment toward continuous improvement.
Cristina ensures that Aluma’s methods and processes meet quality and safety standards by enforcing good, automated manufacturing practice (GAMP) systems, validating processes, managing the compliance to multiple regulatory and international requirements, and directing industry based best practices. Since joining Aluma, she directed the team to successfully obtaining ISO 9001:2015 re-certification, published a quality improvement and safety plan, and implemented an internal company-wide training program.
Cristina holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Administration and a minor in Organizational Development. She has successfully coached and led manufacturing companies. Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, she now lives in Vero Beach, Florida with two of her four children, her fiancé, and her gorgeous pup “Queen.” Outside of the office you are sure to find her renovating a house or visiting a historical site somewhere.