Michael Nikodinovski is a Mechanical Engineer and the AM Technical Lead at the U.S. ARMY – Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) – Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC), located in Warren, MI. He holds a BS & MS in Mechanical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University. Mr. Nikodinovski works in the fields of manufacturing engineering, providing support for the broad GVSC mission. Michael’s core research is on AM, with a focus on sustainment reduction related technologies. He serves as one of GVSC’s AM Subject Matter Expert and is founding member of the Army’s AM Community of Practice. Along with his colleagues throughout CCDC, Michael is tasked with growing the Army’s AM competency and transition the technology to the warfighter.