Brittany McVea Dankiw has been a member of the team at Nixon Gear for nearly five years, previously serving as Customer Service/Purchasing Coordinator. When the need arose to add a member to our growing engineering team, Brittany was the obvious choice and was recently promoted to Manufacturing Engineer.
Brittany’s engineering education includes a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering and a US Coast Guard 3rd Assistant Engineer License from SUNY Maritime. Here, she gained experience working in the ship’s engine room and developed skills in troubleshooting and problem solving. Brittany’s previous work experience also includes testing and design engineering for gears and gearboxes. She is currently furthering her training to become more proficient in the areas of gear and manufacturing engineering to help her succeed in her new role. As Manufacturing Engineer, Brittany will help to improve processes and productivity in all areas of manufacturing, including streamlining and reducing waste.