Rochester Institute of Technology
Senior Materials Manager
Kristi Schipull is a Senior Materials Engineer at the Golisano Institute of Sustainability (GIS) at Rochester Institute of Technology and serves as the REMADE Institute Remanufacturing & EOL Reuse Node Deputy Node Lead. Over a decade working in industry, she has developed expertise in manufacturing process development, materials microstructure analysis, failure mode and effects analysis, and non-destructive product testing. Ms. Schipull has leveraged her expertise in projects on remanufacturing process development, additive repair manufacturing technology application, and manufacturing technology validation, qualification, and commercialization. Drawing on her extensive experience in remanufacturing at Caterpillar Inc., she now applies these skills to innovative research in remanufacturing and product lifecycle extension at GIS — making materials more durable, valuable, and recoverable in support of a more circular industrial economy.