Chief Executive Officer
As CEO, Ken oversees the general direction of the company. Ken is a visionary leader who is passionate about people, the Astro Pak mission and pursuing excellence.
Since joining the company in 1983, Ken has led several departments and divisions within the company, en route to assuming the top leadership post at Astro Pak. Outside of Astro Pak, Ken serves on several nonprofit boards including Young Life Regional Board, Newport Mesa Young Life Committee, HomeWord Board, and Northrise University Board of Trustees.
Ken and his wife live in Newport Beach, CA, they have a daughter and two sons.
As President, Ken oversees the day to day activities of Astro Pak and is responsible for leading the company. Ken is a hands-on leader focused on growing the company while maintaining a culture based on delivering service with excellence while valuing the skills and contributions of Astro Pak’s employees.
Ken holds an MBA from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of California, Irvine. Prior to joining Astro Pak in 2010, Ken worked in the Financial Software industry.
Ken lives in Newport Beach, CA with his wife, son and two daughters.
Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer, Todd is responsible for overseeing the Finance, Accounting, HR and Administration functions at Astro Pak.
Todd holds an MBA from Stanford University and an Economics degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Prior to joining Astro Pak in 2015, Todd worked as a CPA with KPMG, Director of Finance for LG&E Energy, Chief Operating Officer of HomeWord, and Executive Pastor of Coast Hills Community Church. Over his 34 year career, Mr. Dean has overseen large and diverse staffs and multiple departments including finance, accounting, human resources, and operations
Todd lives in Dana Point, CA with his wife. Together they have 4 children.
As Senior Vice President, Robert leads corporate sales, business development and marketing. With an emphasis on strategic planning and skills training, Robert engages with multiple departments to help build sustainable and profitable growth.
Prior to rejoining Astro Pak in 2006, Robert worked in the consumer products industry where he held an executive position at Aleeda Grace and director level positions at Lander Company.
Robert graduated from University of California, Irvine with a BA in Psychology
Robert and his wife live in Irvine, CA, they have a son and three daughters.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
As Senior Vice President, Tim Sowell provides technical guidance for our larger or more complex service projects. Since joining the company in 1994, Tim has held several leadership positions in both operations and sales.
Prior to joining Astro Pak, Tim’s experience included serving at Halliburton Industrial Services in a variety of posts ranging from Service Representative, Technical Representative, Sales Coordinator, and Operations Supervisor.
He studied Management and Engineering at the University of South Alabama.
Tim and his wife live in Orange Beach, AL, they have a daughter and a son.