Nancy Friedrich

Nancy Friedrich joined Penton’s Electronic Design in 1998. Since then, she has held various positions ranging from Managing Editor of Embedded Systems Development to Technology Editor at Wireless Systems Design. Prior to becoming Executive Director of Content & User Engagement, Nancy was Editor-in-Chief of Microwaves & RF. In her current position, Nancy manages the content efforts for Machine Design, Electronic Design, Microwaves & RF, Power Electronics Technology, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Global Purchasing, and SourceESB.

Alan Hitchcox

Alan became a technical editor in 1981 and joined Hydraulics & Pneumatics in 1987. After serving in the US Army as a wheeled vehicle mechanic, he graduated with a BS in engineering technology from Franklin University, Columbus, Ohio, while working as an industrial service coordinator and project manager at an industrial distributor. He has taken technical courses in fluid power and electronic and digital control at the Milwaukee School of Engineering and the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and has served on several industry committees.

Leah Scully
Associate Content Producer

Leah Scully is a graduate of The College of New Jersey. She has a BS degree in Biomedical Engineering with a mechanical specialization. Leah is responsible for Hydraulics & Pneumatics’ news items and product galleries.