Products Team


Jenson began his role at ETA in 2003 and has over 18 years of experience in the CAE field using LS-DYNA, Dynaform and VPG. He has an extensive background in modern formability, draw die development, advanced CGA, draw die design, die system analysis, BIW crashworthiness, occupant safety analysis, vehicle dynamics, NVH and drop testing. Prior to joining ETA, Jenson worked on applications of advanced high strength steel in sheet metal stamping and crashworthiness.

Jenson received his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Technological University.



Vice President of Software Sales and Marketing & DYNAFORM Project Manager

Cathie Walton

Software & Licensing Manager (CRM)

During her 20-plus years at ETA, Cathie has held various positions representing office administration, quality assurance, contract labor account management, software sales and licensing coordination. She was recently promoted to Software Licensing & Customer Relations Manager. Cathie is the primary liaison for ETA’s software distributors worldwide.

Prior to joining ETA, Cathie worked at Detroit Diesel Allison (General Motors) in the plant engineering & maintenance department.

Ming began his career at ETA in 2010 as an intern and was promoted to Project Engineer shortly after. His role began with the study of LS-DYNA and Dynaform in sheet metal stamping, along with researching crash & safety for full vehicle and structure optimization.  Ming currently provides Dynaform technical support and ACP OpDesign software analyst to clients.

Ming holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Changchun University of Science & Technology and a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University.


Ming Zhang

DYNAFORM & ACP OpDesign Software Support