Resume of Adam Sprecace, P.E.


    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
    Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, December, 1993
    Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, May, 1992


    General Dynamics Electric Boat, Groton, CT
    Engineering Supervisor, January, 2015 to present
    Principal Engineer, September 2008 to January, 2015
    Engineering Specialist, December, 2002 to September, 2008
    Senior Engineer, December, 1997 to December, 2002
    Engineer, January, 1994 to December, 1997
    - Responsible for Design, Analysis, and Repair of Composite Submarine Structures
    - Responsible for Management of Composite Structures Development Programs
    United Technologies Sikorsky Aircraft, Stratford, CT
    Technical Assistant, May through December, 1990
    - Responsible for fabrication and testing of scale-model composite helicopter components


    Professional Engineer (May, 1999 to present) Connecticut License #21117
    Private Pilot (November, 1990 to present) United States Federal Aviation Administration
    Mission Pilot, U.S. Air Force Auxiliary Civil Air Patrol (October, 2017 to present)
    Completed, Adhesives Tutorial (May, 2004) Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering
    Completed, Supervisor Skills Workshop (May, 2003) General Dynamics Electric Boat
    Completed, Nuclear Submarine Systems Course (November, 2001) General Dynamics Electric Boat
    Completed, Composite Materials Continuing Education Course (January, 2001) General Dynamics Electric Boat


    Member, Board of Directors, Higher Edge College Access Program (June, 2015 to present)
    Member, St. Joseph Parish Pastoral Council (2006 to present)
    Mentor, NLHS STEM Whalers Robotics Team No. 3719 (2013 to 2018)
    City Councilor, New London, CT (December, 2007 to 2013)
    Deputy Mayor, New London, CT (December, 2009 to December, 2010)
    Host, "Common Sense, Revisited" Cable Public Access Show, MetroCast Communications, Waterford, CT (October, 2007 to 2013)
    Member, Board of Trustees, Whaling City Restoration Committee (June, 2007 to 2013)
    Volunteer, New London Main Street (October, 2007 to 2013)
    Member, Board of Directors and Treasurer, Pequot Point Beach Company (October, 2003 to 2014)
    Disc Jockey / Operator / Announcer, WRPI, 91.5 FM, Troy, NY (May, 1989 to December, 1992)


    Knowledge of ABAQUS/CAE parametric CAD and FEM application; ABAQUS/Standard and ABAQUS/Explicit FEA applications; Microsoft Office applications suite and numerous other Windows-based programs.
    Familiarity with Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire CAD application; FEMAP FEM application; MSC/NASTRAN FEA application; FORTRAN and HTML programming languages; UNIX and Windows, operating systems.


    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME); Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE); Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA); Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity (PiKA); General Dynamics Electric Boat Athletic Council (EBAC); General Dynamics Electric Boat Management Association (EBMA)