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M.S. in Engineering Mechanics at Virginia Tech
James S. Loverich is Computer-Aided Design Program Director and a Mechanical Computer-Aided design instructor. He teaches PTC Creo, Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Fusion 360 software in addition to mechanical design and CNC machining. He graduated from Northern Arizona University with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and continued his education at Virginia Tech where he received a M.S. in Engineering Science and Mechanics. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the state of South Dakota. Loverich worked at as a mechanical engineer for 10 years before making the transition to teaching in 2008. His engineering work experience includes: Boeing Commercial Airplane Group, Wellstream, Inc.; Sanmina-SCI; and RPM and Associates.