Being comfortable with the feeling of uncertainty when starting something new like a project, task, or position can be beneficial in taking on more responsibilities, or so it has been Luke's experience. Luke is currently a New Product Development Engineer with MotivePower Inc. in Boise, Idaho. Luke earned his Bachelor of Science with highest honors in Mechanical Engineering from Montana State University in 2004. He began his career with Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (PSNS) in Bremerton, Washington, where he worked in Nuclear Test Engineering and Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning. Luke started with MotivePower Inc. in 2007, where he has worked in test engineering, design engineering, analysis, and new product development with commuter locomotive products.