Justin L. Valdez is the Chief Operations Manager of V&M Global Solutions, LLC. Justin received his BS in Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in material science and engineering design from the University of New Mexico in 2010 and MS in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of New Mexico in 2013. During graduate school Justin was a teaching assistant for the finite element course taught to junior level engineering students. He also worked as an intern for Unirac Inc. a solar panel manufacturing company in Albuquerque NM.
Justin has worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory since 2009. During his time at the laboratory he has supported many groups including physics, facilities, and most recently weapons. His areas of expertise are CAD modeling, material selection, process/manufacturing engineering and finite element analysis.