Ms. Lane is responsible for all operations at General Composites. She joined GCi in 2009 specifically to implement the
ISO 9000:2008 certification program, which she accomplished in a short
18 months. As the company expanded its manufacturing operations, she managed the entire facility as Plant Manager. Ms. Lane
earned a BS in Biomechanical Engineering (Mechanical Concentration) at
R.P.I in 1989. She has held management and product development positions in the medical device
industry. Ms. Lane holds three patents for different medical devices. Prior to joining GCi, she ran a
small business operation.
Ms. James is She joined GCi in November 2011 to head up the Quality Department. With an eclectic breadth of expertise from +20 years in marketing, technology, and logistics, she brings over 10 years of experience in manufacturing, including roles as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. She is a Lean Six Sigma black belt and has implemented programs for Just-in-Time, lean manufacturing and FSC certification. Ms. James is a Captain in the U.S. Navy Reserve, having commanded over ten units focused primarily on expeditionary logistics and supply chain management. Ms. James holds a BS in Advertising from Syracuse University, as well as graduate management studies at New York University.
Mr. Allott founded the company in 1990. He served as sole officer of the company from 1999 through 2010 and during that period was directly responsible for all aspects of its operation and growth. Mr. Allott earned a cum laude BS degree in Mechanical Engineering at R.P.I in 1987, specializing in Composites, after having worked in the ski and bicycle industry for ten years where he developed both his interest in composite materials and an appreciation for their expanded use. Upon graduation from R.P.I he was recruited by DuPont where he managed their satellite structure projects for four+ years and was exposed to a wide range of composites and processing techniques.
Michael has more than 30 years of experience in providing proven scalable solutions and customer service in
highly technical fields to a broad range of clientele.