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JT Townsend | Operating Director

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JT joined Windjammer in 2019. Prior to joining Windjammer, JT was the President of Gems Sensors and Controls and the previous General Manager of Anderson-Negele. Each Company is a wholly owned subsidiary within the Sensing Techology Group of Fortive Corporation, a Fortune 500 spin-out of Danaher Corporation. During his 10-year career at Fortive / Danaher, JT held positions in general management, strategic marketing, M&A and product development. JT's first commercial role was in business development for ClickShift, a venture-backed, online marketing firm sold to Webtrends. JT served 7 years in the U.S. Army as a Ranger-qualified officer, including two combat tours in Iraq. At Windjammer, JT's primary focus is working with the portfolio companies to drive organic growth with involvement in the operational evaluation and due diligence of investment opportunities. He currently serves on the boards of Engineered Controls International, Heritage Food Service Group and Component Hardware Group. JT earned Bachelors of Science in Philosophy and Environmental Engineering from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and holds a master's degrees in Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is located in the firm's Waltham office.


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Managing Principal
Jeff Miehe

Managing Director
Matt Anderson

Ryan Pertz

Brantner Jones


Senior Associate
Anosh Shah

Managing Principal
Costa Littas

Managing Principal
Gregory J. Bondick

Managing Director
Craig S. Majernik

Managing Director
Rob Quandt

Managing Director, Business Development
John Donahue

Vice President
John Stephens

Senior Associate
Peter McGah

Marcus Colella


Operating Director
Erik Johnson

Operating Director
Brandon Edlefsen

Operating Director
JT Townsend

Strategic Consultant
Paul Miller

Strategic Consultant
Anne De Greef-Safft

Strategic Consultant
Tim Ristoff

Strategic Consultant
Tony Sugalski


Marketing Director
Kerry Muse

Jeffrey J. Dunnigan

Portfolio Manager
Connie Choung

Shannon Moffett