• Our Team

  • Our Team



Collectively 100 plus years of AM Engineering and Manufacturing Experience

We are an established additive manufacturing supplier who enables customer value through proven industry experience and trusted partnerships. We have an experienced leadership, operational and technical team with diverse backgrounds. The cross-functional experience and depth of our team uniquely positions our company to deliver additive manufacturing solutions to our valued customers.

Vision: Deliver on-time quality to our customers in the areas of Process Deliverables, Innovative Products and Customer Service, while delivering shareholder and employee value.

Values: Our values are critical to our daily operations, interactions and decision making.

  • Integrity

    At Cumberland Additive, we value authenticity in business as well as in life. We strive to base all decisions in integrity rather than in personal gain.

  • Respect

    At Cumberland Additive, respect drives our conduct. We believe it is necessary to treat others with the respect we would like to be shown.

  • Excellence

    At Cumberland Additive, excellence is our standard. We hold ourselves to the highest standard of service through a constant pursuit of improvement and commitment to quality.

  • Accountability

    At Cumberland Additive, we believe it is necessary to foster a culture of accountability by promoting ownership of our conduct, expectations and intentions while maintaining transparency to our customers.

  • Teamwork

    Integrity, Respect, and Excellence form the foundation of Teamwork at Cumberland Additive. We employ a collaborative approach to business among our staff, customers, and suppliers as we work to achieve a common goal.

  • Safety

    Underpinning all our values is a safe environment. Cumberland Additive is committed to maintaining a hazard-free workplace both in our physical workspace and employee culture.

Dawne Hickton

Board Chair & Lead Investor

President and COO of Jacobs Engineering Group’s (NYSE: JEC) aerospace, technology, and nuclear (ATN) business. Former Vice Chair, President and CEO of RTI International Metals from 2007-15.

John Jenkins


Senior operations executive with more than 25 years’ operational experience in aerospace and technology industries at RTI International Metals, Alcoa, Hewlett Packard, Compaq, Motorola, and Nortel.

John Barnes

Chief Technical Advisor

Additive Manufacturing expert with over 25 years’ experience. Currently President, The Barnes Group Advisors. Prior senior leadership positions at Alcoa, RTI International Metals, Lockheed Martin Skunk Works, and Honeywell.

Michael McClain

Officer and Board Member

20-plus years of investing, finance, and accounting experience with the Armstrong Group of Companies, RTI, PNC Capital Markets, Harris Williams, and KPMG.

Robert Getz

Board Member & Investor

Managing Partner of Pecksland Capital a private equity investment and advisory firm. Over 30 years’ investment experience and current Chairman, Haynes International (NAS: HAYN) a integrated developer and producer of high-performance alloys for aerospace and industrial applications.

Michael Shields

Board Advisor

Former VP, North America Purchasing for the Safran Group and brings over 30 years’ experience in the aerospace and automotive industries working for Safran, GM, ITT Automotive, Valeo, and Delphi Technologies.