Mr. Jeffrey Gaddes is an Additive Manufacturing Subject Matter Expert at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Aviation and Missile Center (AvMC) in Redstone Arsenal, AL. Mr. Gaddes leads proposal and performance of manufacturing process enhancements for transition to Army rotary wing platforms. Significant work has focused on the maturation of the airworthiness process for the transition of metallic AM components.