Carl Dekker is the President of Met-L-Flo Inc., an AS9100 Rev D service center for AM and AM enabled technologies. He served as Vice Chair of the RPA and Chair of the SME/RTAM. After helping start the ASTM F42 he served as Vice Chair then Chair. Currently serving as President of the AMUG, and Chair of the SME/DDM Tech Group. He has presented his work around the globe and continues to work to advance the adoption and integrations of advanced and low volume manufacturing. Regular contribution to many publications is done in the spirit of his SLA Dinosaur (DINO) Award.