James Gochneaur

Director of Operations

James Gochneaur joined Iten Defense team in August 2019 as Director of Operations, and brings 10+ years of manufacturing experience. Prior to joining Iten Defense, James has enjoyed a progressive ten-year career at Iten Industries. His hard work and diligence enabled him to move up through the ranks over the years as a Process Technician, Supervisor, Plant Manager, and Defense Manufacturing Manager. He was responsible for numerous aspects of the armor program which now is Iten Defense. James has graduated with a Bachelors in Business Management from Kent State University.