as chairman and CEO of The Gear Works Seattle, he is responsible for the direction and long term strategic planning of the company. He is also actively involved in a leadership role with the American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA), and has served on its Board of Directors since 2006. From 1997 to 2002, Ramburg served as chairman of the Small Business Council and chairman of that organization’s awards sub-committee. Roland and his wife, Jean, have two grown children. For more information on The GearWorks Seattle, visit www.thegearworks.com.