David Mirkhaef, shop engineer, has been with mHUB since the beginning. He started as a summer engineering intern at Catalyze Chicago where he assessed member manufacturing needs, investigated similar innovation spaces around the country and negotiated partnerships with equipment manufacturers. David is passionate about manufacturing design and helping people design products with mass production in mind. David is on a break from Purdue University, where he studies Mechanical Engineering Technology. He will return soon and expects his degree in spring 2017.