James Elsner, Regional Vice President, Aerospace/Defense

James Elsner, Vice President – UTC Program Management

James Elsner

Regional Vice President, Aerospace/Defense

Born and raised in Albany, New York, Jim Elsner’s over 35 years of experience in engineering and manufacturing exemplifies the leadership and management capabilities that Butler brings to its clients. Jim’s increasing range of responsibility includes holding positions as Project Engineer, Operations Manager, and Engineering Manager to Divisional Vice President. Throughout his career, Jim has always been customer focused. Building a solid customer relationship is key to understanding the clients’ present and future requirements. Jim earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette and is co-inventor of two patents in multi-layer ceramic packaging. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf, woodworking, and spending time with his family.