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Matt Talley

Matt Talley is an Avionics Electrical Master Technician with 20 years of aircraft systems troubleshooting, repair, quality control and management experience in the United States Coast Guard. He moved to Astoria in 2014 with his wife and 5 children and joined the Lektro team in 2019 after retiring from the Coast Guard.  At JBT LEKTRO... More

Scott Mart

Scott is a born and raised Astoria native. He gained an interest in welding while working at his uncle’s machine shop during high school and after graduating, he attended Clatsop Community College. Taking business and welding classes, he gained his certification by the American Welding Society and began working at LEKTRO shortly after. He’s been... More

Travis Boggs

Travis manages the purchasing of all parts for production and sales, BOM management as well researching new parts. He also assists the Director of Operations with logistics. Travis has been with LEKTO since Feb 2013 and previously worked as a Foreman on production lines and before then, as a warehouse foreman in charge of shipping and receiving.... More

Steven Hill

Steven Hill Has worked at LEKTRO since 2004 and is currently the Parts Sales Manager.  Steven has always worked in the industrial fabrication industry where he began as a welder/fabricator, then worked through most aspects of the industrial fabrication industry, including Lead Painter, Swing Shift Plant Foreman, Drafting, Safety Coordinator, and Production Manager.  Due to... More

Grant North

Grant North comes to LEKTRO from Canada. As a father of two boys, in a rural community in British Columbia, he was heavily involved in school and sport activities. From a Boy Scout leader to coaching little league and high school softball. When his kids got older he went on to run for public office... More

Tyler Bellmore

In 2015 Tyler moved from Wisconsin to head LEKTRO’s newly created training department. Previously, he was affiliated with LEKTRO as a contractor since 2004, specializing in installs and training. Tyler came on full time to fulfill the training needs of our customers. He specializes in new installations and recurrent training for our customers worldwide. He also... More

Henry A. Balensifer III

Henry works in marketing, government relations, and sales. He manages JBT’s marketing for the LEKTRO brand from the Warrenton factory. He represents the company’s interests in the State of Oregon, and manages the federal government relations team for LEKTRO products. He directs and manages military research and development contracts in the US as well as... More

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