Meet The Team: Injection Molding Maestro Kyra Stawson
We want to give you a chance to meet our team and learn a little bit more about their expansive range of expertise. Today, we want to introduce the perfect person to help you optimize your next injection molding project: Kyra Stawson.
Kyra Stawson is Xometry’s Injection Molding Technical Sales Engineer. She is especially adept at helping customers like you navigate the design requirements that are unique to the injection molding process.
Kyra has been involved with injection molding her entire career. From an early fascination in high school to her time at Penn State Behrend where she earned a degree in Plastics Engineering Technology. After school, she began her first job as a process engineer at Toyota, where she oversaw the production and quality of automotive components. Her desire to work more closely with product designs led her to us at Xometry, where we have been lucky to work with her for over 2 years.
We asked Kyra what she wanted you to know if you are new to injection molding with Xometry. Her response did not disappoint:
Want to glean a little insight from Kyra? Check out this Webinar titled "Top 10 Considerations When Scaling Up with Injection Molding". Her discussion with other Xometry molding experts will help guide you through how to best optimize part designs for manufacturing, communicate project requirements with your molder, and how to build in drafts and undercuts to sourcing custom resins.