Kathy Wojtalewicz has over 7 years of patent experience including performing prior art searches, analyzing claim coverage, drafting and prosecuting patent applications and drafting other patent related documents. Currently, her primary technical areas include mechanical devices, video surveillance systems, lighting control systems, naval defense systems, software applications and business methods.
Prior to entering the patent field, Kathy gained over 12 years of extensive experience in the automotive industry including vehicle design, development and testing. She held various positions with General Motors Corporation spanning the engineering process from computer simulation to hardware demonstration. Her career included finite element analysis, full vehicle durability testing, fuel storage and delivery including regulatory compliance and chassis subsystem development.
Kathy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, with a concentration in Machine Design, from Kettering University in Flint, Michigan. Her honors include Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Honor Society and Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society. Kathy is registered to practice with the US Patent and Trademark Office.
Bachelor of Science, Eng., Machine Design, Kettering University