Justin Hudgens, 39, Engineering Manager, Automationnth, LaVergne, Tenn., BS Engineering Technology, Electro Mechanical Systems, Middle Tennessee State University
2020 Engineering Leader Under 40: Justin Hudgens, 39
BS Engineering Technology, Electro-Mechanical Systems, Middle Tennessee State University
Justin provides technical leadership and project management, and guides and mentors Level I Controls Engineers at Automation NTH. Justin has been involved with all facets of controls system integration including design, panel build, programming, commissioning and debug, applications, project management and employee management. Under his leadership, entry level engineers quickly flourish, both personally and professionally. Justin has worked on small to large automation projects in a variety of market segments including life sciences and automotive. Justin also plays an important role in customer relationships, which are built on a foundation of trust and confidence.
Fun fact: Justin’s love of good has earned him the nickname “Lunch Box” and he can always be counted on for grilling, smoking, or other outdoor cooking opportunities.