(Kris)  Krisante Gunewardena 
Director of Quality Assurance / Project Engineer
B.Sc., Engineering Technology, California Polytechnic University, Pomona

    Kris started working at Mil-Spec Magnetics in 2000. He received training in all areas of magnetics manufacturing, including winding, assembly processes, vacuum encapsulation, marking, testing & documentation. 

    As Director of Quality Assurance, Kris maintains the companies quality system in adherence to AS9100 Rev. C Quality Requirements. He provides guidance in the area of quality throughout the organization. 

    As Project Engineer, Kris uses his expertise in Solid Works modeling in mechanical design for development of products, and mandrels, assembly fixtures and encapsulation molds associated with manufacturing and testing.  Kris is a part of our engineering team involved in design & development of new products, and establishes these designs through comprehensive documentation which includes manufacturing documents, process specifications, parts traveler, test data and required certification, for each contract. He manages his assigned projects through the entire production cycle, interfacing with customers as needed, to achieve Hassle-free submittals and shipments.
    He is our resident expert in the Hedrich Automated Vacuum Encapsulation System, managing all aspects of training, operation and maintenance related to this fully automated encapsulation machine.