Braden Lusk appointed as VP DynoConsult® and Applications Technology
Dyno Nobel, a global leader in commercial explosives, announces that Braden Lusk has joined Dyno Nobel as Vice President DynoConsult® and Applications Technology, effective August 1, 2018. Lusk comes to Dyno Nobel with extensive technical experience in the blasting and explosives industry and is considered an industry leader in his field. In addition to earning a BS and PhD in Mining Engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, Lusk has been the Professor and Chair of Mining and Nuclear Engineering at Rolla since 2016. Prior to this, Lusk was Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Mining Engineering at the University of Kentucky where he was promoted through the ranks of Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor from 2006 to 2016.Lusk has substantial work experience from 1997 to 2003 with leading companies including Cargill Salt, Dykon Blasting, Marston & Marston, and Hutchison Salt. He is very well published with nearly 100 publications, conference papers, book chapters, technical reports, and research papers. He holds of many blasting and explosives related certifications, and is a Professional Engineer in the States of Kentucky, Ohio and Missouri. Lusk has held many influential positions with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, BATF, ISEE, and SME. “We are looking forward to having Braden join the Dyno Nobel team,” said Len Smith SVP of Marketing and Channel Management.