David Janos, Quality Assurance Manager


Dave Janis joined Vista Photonics in July 2017. He has been working in Quality/Mission Assurance at various levels and positions over the years, with most of his career in the Aerospace industry. David comes to Vista Photonics with 40 years of experience in Quality Management Systems, with a strong background in NDT. He has worked with numerous government agencies over the years including all Military Branches, NASA and FAA Repair Stations. David has worked on special projects such as the Atlas, Minute Man, THAAD, SM1, SM3 and Orion as well as many other projects during his career. Other projects include refueling outages for several nuclear power plants and eectromagnetic interference field units/mobile shelters for the Military. He has performed numerous audits as Lead Auditor in the Aerospace industry for compliance audits for NADCAP, ISO and AS 9100.
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Kayla Ryan, Research Scientist


Kayla joined Vista Photonics in January 2018. A native of Minnesota, she received her Bachelors Degree in Chemistry from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul. Kayla then went on to complete her Masters in Chemistry at Syracuse University in New York.  Prior to joining Vista Photonics, Kayla worked as a Chemist at Microtek Laboratories in Dayton, Ohio.