Kevin Parmenter is Vice President of Applications Engineering, USA, for Excelsys Technologies, a leader in high efficiency ac/dc power supplies for mission critical medical, industrial, communication, Mil-COTS and LED lighting applications. Previouslt Kevin worked at Exar Corporation as Director of Advanced Technical Marketing for digital power products.
With over 25 years of experience in the electronics and semiconductor industry, Kevin has also held roles with Freescale Semiconductor, Fairchild Semiconductor, ON Semiconductor and Motorola Semiconductor Products Sector. Kevin has also had extensive experience as a design engineer in the medical electronics and military electronics field.
Kevin has served as the past president and served on the board of directors of PSMA (Power Sources Manufacturers Association, www.psma.com) and was the General Chair of APEC 2009 (IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference www.apec-conf.org) and Exposition Co-Chair of APEC 2017. Kevin has a BSEE from Purdue University and BS in Business Administration from Colorado Technical University. He is a long time member of the IEEE in addition to holding both Amateur Extra class FCC license, and an FCC Commercial Radiotelephone License. Kevin has published many articles, been a guest author in industry publications, written applications notes and white papers and has chaired sessions at IEEE and other industry conferences as a subject matter expert.