L. E. Jones Company is very pleased to announce the promotion of Todd Trudeau to the position of Senior Product Engineer. Trudeau has been with L. E. Jones for over 18 years and provides leadership for the company with its worldwide customers in the development of engine valve trains. Trudeau came to L. E. Jones after working five years with General Motors, specializing in valve train and camshaft chain drive systems.

L. E. Jones Company believes that enhanced engineering knowledge is important for our diesel and natural gas engine customers given the increasingly challenging combustion environment associated with lower emissions, higher specific power output, and alternative fuels. David Doll, President, and CEO of L. E. Jones said, “Todd’s promotion is as much a confirmation of the great things he has done with our customers through the years as it is recognition of his ongoing efforts. His unique knowledge and depth of experience with engines and alloys provide L. E. Jones and our customers with an invaluable resource to meet the growing performance and emission requirements with respect to engine design.” Trudeau, in responding to his new title said, “I am honored by this promotion and by the opportunity to continue to work with some of the best engine manufacturers in the world.” L. E. Jones is a leading manufacturer of prefinished valve seat inserts used in medium and heavy diesel and natural gas engines worldwide.  Todd resides in Menominee, MI along with his wife, Betty Ann, and his son, Robert.