American Made and Family Owned

It's no secret that we are passionate about producing world-class gears. We are proud to see those gears used around the world and beyond. But our greatest pride is in the exceptional family of people that choose to come together every day to produce those gears right here in Roscoe, Illinois.

Fred & Wendy Young

Fred & Wendy Young

Leadership

Fred Young, Chairman of Forest City Gear

Fred Young

Chairman

Wendy Young, President and CEO of Forest City Gear

Wendy Young

President and CEO

Kika Young, Director of HR and Corporate Administration of Forest City Gear

Kika Young

Director of HR and Corporate Administration

Jared Lyford, Director of Manufacturing Operations of Forest City Gear

Jared Lyford

Director of Manufacturing Operations

Jeffrey Mains, Director of Technical Operations of Forest City Gear

Jeffrey Mains

Director of Technical Operations

Patrick Kay, Controller of Forest City Gear

Patrick Kay

Controller

Team Members

Tammy Adkins, Receptionist of Forest City Gear

Tammy Adkins

Receptionist

Andrea Bagwell, Purchase Order Management of Forest City Gear

Andrea Bagwell

Purchase Order Management

Kent Blatchford, CTO Process Engineer of Forest City Gear

Kent Blatchford

CTO Process Engineer

Jim Cagle, Estimating Engineer of Forest City Gear

Jim Cagle

Estimating Engineer

Larry Cass, Driver of Forest City Gear

Larry Cass

Driver

Kevin Chatfield, Gear Grinding Lead of Forest City Gear

Kevin Chatfield

Gear Grinding Lead

John Cochran, CTO Coordinator of Forest City Gear

John Cochran

CTO Coordinator

Cathy Cychosz, Accounting Assistant of Forest City Gear

Cathy Cychosz

Accounting Assistant

Betsy Easton, Quoting Coordinator of Forest City Gear

Betsy Easton

Quoting Coordinator

Gene Fann, Gear Technology Manager of Forest City Gear

Gene Fann

Gear Technology Manager

Brian Getty, Lead Maintenance Technician of Forest City Gear

Brian Getty

Lead Maintenance Technician

Brian Gustafson, Process Engineer of Forest City Gear

Brian Gustafson

Process Engineer

Chuck Hutchison, Facilities and Maintenance Coordinator of Forest City Gear

Chuck Hutchison

Facilities and Maintenance Coordinator

Cody Insko, Hobbing Department Lead of Forest City Gear

Cody Insko

Hobbing Department Lead

Tommy Kalt, Business Development Manager of Forest City Gear

Tommy Kalt

Business Development Manager

Krista King, Master Scheduler of Forest City Gear

Krista King

Master Scheduler

Chuck Lentz, Quality Assurance of Forest City Gear

Chuck Lentz

Quality Assurance

Mike Miller, Division Manager, High Volume of Forest City Gear

Mike Miller

Division Manager, High Volume

Mark Nelson, Gear Finishing Lead of Forest City Gear

Mark Nelson

Gear Finishing Lead

Wayne Potts, Secondary Operations Supervisor of Forest City Gear

Wayne Potts

Secondary Operations Supervisor

Jason Slaven, Shaping Lead of Forest City Gear

Jason Slaven

Shaping Lead

Amy Sovina, Quality Assurance of Forest City Gear

Amy Sovina

Quality Assurance

Roger Surdynski, CTO Process Engineer of Forest City Gear

Roger Surdynski

CTO Process Engineer

Keith Tillman, Shipping & Receiving of Forest City Gear

Keith Tillman

Shipping & Receiving

Tonya Van Aken, Shipping & Receiving of Forest City Gear

Tonya Van Aken

Shipping & Receiving

Andrew Vincent, Process Engineer of Forest City Gear

Andrew Vincent

Process Engineer

Larry Wayman, Support Services of Forest City Gear

Larry Wayman

Support Services

Carl Wedig, Estimating Engineer of Forest City Gear

Carl Wedig

Estimating Engineer

Ingrid West, Purchasing and Expediting Coordinator of Forest City Gear

Ingrid West

Purchasing and Expediting Coordinator