About Us

Our Master IPC Trainers have over 45+ years of combined experience with mechanical and electronic aerospace and defense systems.

Our Mission

ElectroSpec is the world’s most flexible and efficient IPC Training Center. Our mission is to be the best value IPC Training Center too. This will enable more individuals to get certified, resulting in more reliable electronics.

As a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, we understand the importance of mission success.

Our Instructors

Matthew Thomas

Matthew Thomas has 15+ years experience in the analysis, design, engineering, manufacturing, test and evaluation, mission assurance, and quality assurance of Aerospace and Defense Systems. He earned a Master of Science in Systems Engineering from Naval Postgraduate School, Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Auburn University, and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics from Auburn University. He is currently enrolled in the Doctorate of Reliability Engineering program at the University of Maryland-College Park. He obtained certification as a Master IPC Trainer (MIT) in multiple IPC courses, as well as a Certified Interconnect Designer (CID). He is a certified iNARTE Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Aerospace and Defense Engineer.

Keith A. Peterson, Ph.D.

Keith A. Peterson, Ph.D. has 30+ years in design, manufacturing, testing, quality, safety, and mission assurance of Aerospace and Defense Systems. He earned both a Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering and Mechanical Engineer’s Degree from Naval Postgraduate School, and a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology with minors in Physics and Material Science and Engineering.  He is registered as a Professional Engineer of Mechanical Engineering in the States of California and Florida.  He obtained certification as a Master IPC Trainer (MIT) in multiple IPC courses, as well as an Advanced Certified Interconnect Designer (CID+).  He is a certified iNARTE Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Aerospace and Defense Engineer.