Meet The Executive Team

At Computrol, we believe that the people behind the company are a large part of what makes the company successful. Our highly skilled, experienced staff works constantly to achieve their best in both individual performance and teamwork situations to promote an environment of continuous improvement in every element of our business.

Our dedicated, versatile team helps Computrol bring customers a comprehensive solution by focusing on technical know-how, fact-based process management, open communication lines and the desire to exceed quality expectations.

 

Charles Scott
President & CEO
cscott@computrol.com
208-887-1000

Charlie Scott joined Armstrong International, Computrol's sister company, in 1979. He held accounting positions with Armstrong in Three Rivers, MI and Milton, FL. In 1987, he joined Computrol as chief financial officer. In 1991, he was appointed president and CEO of Computrol. Under his leadership, Computrol has become a world-class, high-mix, high-quality, contract electronics manufacturer (CEM). During Charlie's tenure, Computrol's electronics manufacturing services (EMS) business has increased to include eight surface mount technology (SMT) lines in two factories and sales revenues have increased 2500 percent. Charlie also serves on the Executive Committee for Armstrong Global Holdings, which is the parent company for Computrol and all other Armstrong Divisions. He holds a degree in Accounting from Western Michigan University.


Jon Hanson
VP of Sales & Marketing
jhanson@computrol.com
208-887-1000

Jon Hanson joined Computrol in 1988. He started by working on the production floor as an operator and a team leader. He joined the Customer Support Team in 1990 and was promoted to Outside Sales in 1992. He then was promoted to Regional Sales Manager in 1995. In 2003, Jon took over as the head of all Sales and Marketing efforts at Computrol. Under Jon's leadership, sales at Computrol have grown at a 16.33 percent CAGR. His well-rounded knowledge of the EMS industry from both the sales and production viewpoints has helped him earn the respect of industry insiders as well as Computrol's customers. Jon also serves on the Executive Management Team at Computrol. He attended Boise State University.

 

Farid Anani
VP of Operations
fanani@computrol.com
208-887-1000

Farid Anani has rejoined the company as its Vice President of Operations. Anani previously lead Computrol's engineering and production groups for more than 10 years. After leaving the company to explore other career opportunities, he has returned in an increased capacity. Anani has held several positions in the CEM business throughout the past 25 years. His career started with Tandy Electronics Manufacturing Division in Salt Lake City, UT as a process engineer, then he was promoted to engineering manager and finally he went on to become the operations manager. He became Circuit Technology's vice president of manufacturing in 1993 and joined Computrol in 2000 as the manufacturing manager. Anani graduated from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology with a Master's of Science in Electrical Engineering in 1989 and from Boise State University with an MBA in 2006.

 

Blair Carpender
General Manager Orem Division
bcarpender@computrol.com
801-802-7700


Blair joined the company in 1987, where he worked in the shipping department while attending Boise State University. In 1988, he joined the customer support group and then, in 1992, he worked with the sales team until he was promoted in 1995 to regional sales manager. In this position, Blair spent the majority of his time traveling and working with customers and promotional efforts. Promoted to the management team at Computrol in 2005, Blair ran the Post Falls, Idaho plant as operations manager for four years and then returned to headquarters in Meridian as the production manager. Blair’s experience in customer service, partnership development and management help him successfully manage his responsibilities, including overseeing all operations in the Orem facility.


Randy Smith
Materials Manager
rsmith@computrol.com
208-887-1000

Randy Smith joined Computrol in 1986 as a purchasing agent. In 2006, he was promoted to materials manager. In this position, Randy is responsible for purchasing, shipping, receiving, incoming inspection and stock room areas. Randy also serves on the Executive Management Team.

Randy's previous business management experience was as a planning & development supervisor for Grand Central Stores located in Salt Lake City, UT. He grew up and attended schools in Salt Lake City, UT.

 

Christine Miles
Controller
cmiles@computrol.com
208-887-1000

Christine Miles joined Computrol in May 2011. In her position as controller, she is responsible for managing the accounting department including accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll functions. She also executes the company’s internal and external reporting as well as ensures that these documents comply with all applicable standards and establishes financial policies, procedures and reporting systems in order to maximize Computrol’s return on financial assets.

Christine holds a Bachelor’s degree from Boise State University and has more than 23 years of accounting experience, 19 years of which were spent in a manufacturing environment. Christine also serves on the Executive Management Team.


Steve Dillon
Production Manager
sdillon@computrol.com
208-887-1000

Steve joined Computrol in October 2007 as a Process Engineer.  In 2011 he was promoted to Engineering and Manufacturing Manager of Computrol’s Orem, Utah site.  There, he oversaw and managed the entire manufacturing operation for that facility until 2014 when he returned to headquarters in Meridian.  Continuing as Manufacturing Manager in Meridian, Steve plans, directs, and coordinates the manufacturing of products in accordance with established company goals and objectives in a high-mix manufacturing environment. His focus is to continue enabling customers to realize increased improvements in cycle time, reliability, flexibility and responsiveness.

Steve is an electrical engineer with more than 20 years’ experience in the electronics industry and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Utah. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Our Benefits

  • Complete turnkey electronics assembly services – from design to delivery
  • Complete supply chain management
  • Advanced online documentation and data collection
  • Free, comprehensive, DFM (Design for Manufacturability) review using Valor Software for our customers
  • Inventory Management – don't tie up your valuable resources in inventory
  • Design and test engineering services available on site
  • ISO 9001:2008 certified
  • ISO 13485:2003 certified
  • AS9100 certified
  • ITAR Registered
  • We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.