Owner Dan Mindrum, the son of Paul Mindrum, went to college at Whitworth College in Washington State. He went to work at Mindrum Precision in 1972. He has worked in most departments over his 45 years at Mindrum. He now works primarily in the optics department trouble shooting blocking, lapping and polishing. Dan’s favorite quote is “While variety is the spice of life, in manufacturing it is the enemy.” His daughter, Heather Mindrum is part of the third generation at Mindrum Precision. She is currently getting a BA in business administration at the University of La Verne.