PCDworks Core Management Team

Principals

Donna Rainone, AIA
President - 
Donna Rainone honed her design and management skills working as an architect designing and building multi-million dollar healthcare facilities. She has a graduate degree in architecture, and her work has been featured several publications, including AIA Architect magazine. Donna has an M. Arch from the University of Texas at Austin.

Mike Rainone, NPDP, IDSA
Vice President - 
Mike Rainone has a broad knowledge of emerging technologies coupled with a strong background in psychology and design. He has taught architecture, industrial design and business, and has developed products for clients as diverse as Sunbeam, Avery Denison, 3M and Kimberly Clark. Mike has an M. Arch from the University of Texas at Austin, and an MA in Psychology from the University of North Texas.

Management Team

Thomas Crippen, Ph.D, Mechanical Engineering,  P.E. Tom Crippen's strong background in medical products and mechanical engineering encompasses academic as well as industry expertise. Tom received his doctorate in mechanical engineering from Texas A & M, and is currently a professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department at University of Texas at Tyler.

Phillip Grisham, B.S.M.E, M.S.M.E., P.E. Phillip Grisham is an experienced mechanical engineer and project manager in new product development, research, testing, and manufacturing. He has extremely strong skills in the fundamentals of mechanical engineering, CAD design, multiphysics and finite element analyses, and electromechanical systems.

Bert Sackett, B.S.E.E, M.S.E.E,  Bert Sackett is a seasoned engineer, current in many technologies with extensive experience designing and developing embedded systems, both electronic and software based. His key skills in power supply systems, motor control, RF communications, and circuit design are a huge benefit to all PCDworks projects.

Dee German, M.S., Engineering Physics, B.S.E.E. Dee German is a scientist/engineer with a long career in laser, electro-optical, and electronic system design, development and test. His experience includes concept definition; analysis; prototype/product design, fabrication and test; and teaching at the U.S. Air Force Academy. He recently joined PCDworks as a consultant for a variety of projects.