Senior Design Engineer

Reed switches have been in Tim’s family for three generations. With almost three decades of experience, he is in charge of the development lab in HSI’s Madison, Wisconsin, location. Tim has worked on projects ranging on light-up kids shoes to fully automated assembly machines. Tim and his wife have four girls and two grandchildren. Tim enjoys managing his farm with his family, coaching girls high school soccer, hunting, fishing and camping.

Posts by Tim


How Does Temperature Affect Magnetism?

Magnets are used in daily life. They’re used in manufacturing, automobiles, security systems and electronics devices. Even the earth itself is a magnet. How does temperature affect the magnetism of magnets?


Farm Life

There are always new ideas being tried and tested to make farming life easier. One device that can help farmers out is the reed switch.