Faces of FTT

Shirley Brostmeyer

President/Secretary, FTT Inc.

Mrs. Brostmeyer is responsible for management and business finance of FTT, Inc. Her passion for engineering and care for her employees has developed FTT into a multidimensional, robust competitor in the propulsion marketplace.

Shirley is a graduate of University of Virginia, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. She also holds a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Joe Brostmeyer

Joseph Brostmeyer is the founder and co-owner of FTT. He oversees the FTT America Commercial Division and the satellite offices of FTT GmbH, FTT United Kingdom, and FTT Puerto Rico. With over 30 years of aerospace experience and more than 20 patents, Joe is ideally suited to direct FTT’s highly respected team.

Joe holds a B.S and an M.S in Aeronautical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Chris Lykins

Business Development Director

Chris Lykins is the Director of Business Development at FTT.  He has over 28 years of experience in various aerospace roles including research, program management, sales, marketing and business development.

Chris has a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Ohio State and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Dayton.

Francine Peace

Human Resources Manager

As HR Manager, Francine is responsible for the direction of company polices, recruiting, on-boarding, HR systems and HR Processes. Francine earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resources at Florida State University and has over 30 years of HR Generalist experience.