Meet David C. Woessner
Local Motors GM David Woessner in an LM vehicle, with LM CEO Jon Peterson, left, and LM Chief Strategy Officer Justin Fiskin, right. Credit: Local Motors Credit: Local Motors
Yesterday STEMRules reported on the Olli, a self-driving, 12-seat bus built by the Local Motors, Inc. using the artificial intelligence capabilities of IBM Watson.
Today meet David C. Woessner, the general manager of Local Motors. Woessner says that Local Motors is “is leading the 3rd Industrial Revolution.”
He is a child of Germany, a great supporter of all things related to German Football—soccer to most Americans-, and a “son of Wabash.”
Woessner, received his BA in Physics and German from Wabash College, and his MBA focused on Management and Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech.
He became a member of the National Society of Black Engineers while in college, where he played varsity soccer, ran varsity track, and played cricket.