Meet the Team

Select Fabricators’ Management Team


Tim Ansaldi Chief Executive Officer

Andrew Pluta   President


Brian Smith  Director-Product Development

Brian is Director of Product Development: RF / EMI Shielding Solutions and Advanced Products.

Brian utilizes his expertise in project management and engineering to design and develop customized solutions for our clients. He specializes in effective and efficient RF/EMI shielding solutions including product testing, stealth and security, forensics, and custom applications.

Brian collaborates with strategic partners and leverages Select Fabricators’ lightweight conductive materials to deliver engineered solutions that meet the client’s unique RF/EMI shielding applications.  Working with Select’s quality team, he makes sure that each shielding solution meets the customers’ requirement from initial assessment to final production.

Brian also specializes in projects including highly engineered solutions fabricated using films, laminates, fabrics, and advanced materials.  Engineering teams from aerospace, defense, and other technical industries rely on his expertise in material assembly engineering and compliance with industry standards to develop and manufacture sewn or sealed solutions.

Brian has worked in the RF/EMI shielding industry for over 16 years and has championed a wide variety of product lines for a multitude of industries.  He is named on four patents submitted while working at Select Fabricators.  He enjoys living in the heart of the Finger Lakes region and spends most of his time in the summer boating on Keuka Lake with his friends and family or golfing, camping and enjoying the outdoors.

Kristin Lupien   Chief Operating Officer

Kristin Lupien’s background in medical assembly and packaging industries, as well as RF /EMI production, has made her an integral member of the team.   Her experience in product quotation, all phases of production planning, expediting, customer service, and purchasing activities has allowed her to take on an ever-expanding role at Select Fabricators.   Kristin and her son both have a black belt in Kuk Sool Won™ martial arts so we’re all REALLY nice to her.


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