Chris Prendergast

Machine Shop Manager

Chris Prendergast started work at the Clow Valve Machine shop as a project engineer in 2006. In 2010 he changed roles and began working in Continuous improvement at all three Clow facilities. In 2018 he was promoted to the role of Assistant Metal Casting Facility Manger. In 2020 he was promoted to his current role as the Machine Shop manager.

Chris received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Missouri- Columbia in 2005. In 2019 he earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Iowa.

On a personal note Chris is married and has two daughters, his wife Kim is a local educator. They moved to Oskaloosa Iowa in 2010.