As Mechanical Engineer at Speck Design, Michael Gallegos uses his technical background in engineering to assist in the development and design of complex mechanical systems. Michael comes to Speck Design from Nanometrics, where he worked as a Quality Engineer, providing manufacturing support for the latest semiconductor metrology machines. He has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from San Jose State University with a focus in thermal fluids, and made third place in the 2013 ASHRAE Applied Design competition. Outside of work, Michael enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling up and down the coast, and exploring the many flavors that local breweries have to offer. Michael is also an avid runner, and competes in the occasional 10k and half marathon races.