Team Argos

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Don Gamiles B&W
Don Gamiles B&W

CEO Argos Scientific, Inc. Dr. Gamiles has a BS, in Physics, an MS in Nuclear Engineering, and a PhD in Political Science. He has developed innovative ambient air monitoring systems and manufactured state-of-the-art open-path and portable air monitoring systems used by the chemical industry, regulators, and community organizations.

Mark Baird
Mark Baird

Managing Director Argos South Africa Mark has a BS in Chemical Engineering, an MS in Energy Engineering, and an Executive MBA

Axel Abellard
Axel Abellard

President Argos Scientific North America Axel has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering and an MBA from Berkeley. He currently oversees operations in our North American sector of the company.

Brent Olive
Brent Olive

Senior Research Scientist Brent has a Ph.D. in Environmental Health Science, an MSPH in Industrial Hygiene, and a B.S. in General Chemistry/Industrial Hygiene. He deals with QA/QC and routine analysis of real-time data generated by fence-line monitoring systems (UV and IR based) along with technical report writing. He is a Certified Industrial Hygienist, - ABIH and a Chemistry Professor.

Robert Crampton
Robert Crampton

Senior Research Scientist Rob has a Ph.D. in Environmental Health and an M.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Washington, and a B.S. in Atmospheric Science from the University of Albany.

Christy Wilkens
Christy Wilkens

Manager Technical Content / Business Operations / Media Relations Christy has a BA in Technical Journalism and Business Administration from Oregon State University with an Associates in Paralegal Studies. She currently writes and edits for Argos, and helps with media / marketing strategies.

John Gamiles
John Gamiles

Business Manager John has a BBA in Accounting and manages Argos Scientific's invoicing and financial books.

Kendra Howard
Kendra Howard

Senior Data Analyst Kendra graduated from Oregon State University with a BS in Environmental Science and Geography. She is currently analyzing data from the air monitoring equipment in various locations.

Shawn Smuts
Shawn Smuts

Production Management / Field Technician Shawn has a BA in Business Administration and Marketing. He is in charge of warehouse overhead and manages the equipment assembly.

Jennifer Lauman
Jennifer Lauman

Training Coordinator / Purchasing & Shipping Jennifer is currently a college student majoring in business. She assists with Argos organization and sales.

Maria Jelusic
Maria Jelusic

Purchasing/Shipping & Administrative Asst. Maria helps in the purchasing department and assists with organizing data and spreadsheets.

Donald King
Donald King

Industrial Hygiene Donny has a BS in Chemistry and Industrial Hygiene. He is responsible for promoting a healthy work environment and ensuring compliance with OSHA standards.

Jeff Howard
Jeff Howard

Field Technician / Production Assistant Jeff currently tests our field equipment components and helps with production. He is pursuing a degree in robotics.

Dillon Buffi
Dillon Buffi

Field Technician Dillon's background includes an AA in math and science. He works in our California locations, helping maintain our systems.

Kaden Lauman
Kaden Lauman

Graphics / Video Production

Grant Ravenscroft
Grant Ravenscroft

Technical Manager Argos South Africa Grant works in operations management, software development & documentation, product development, and quality assurance. His degree is from Cape Technikon.