Creare’s success depends upon the technical excellence of its staff. Most of our engineers have advanced degrees, and all bring an unusual depth of understanding to their work. The skill and dedication of our staff enable us to respond with speed, precision, and ingenuity, as evidenced by our client base of elite organizations around the world.

The depth of experience of Creare engineers in their fields brings an understanding of the trade-offs between advanced technology, uncertainty, and risk. Since our founding in 1961, Creare staff have performed thousands of projects for a diverse array of industries and clients, both large and small.Creare engineers come from multiple disciplines, including mechanical, electrical, materials, nuclear, software, and aerospace engineering, and our solutions are as varied as the problems presented to us.

The name Creare comes from the Latin “to create,” and creativity defines our staff. Creare engineers hold numerous patents in areas ranging from threaded fasteners to network data servers, and we specialize in innovative solutions to the specific technical challenges faced by our clients.

Dr. Bob Kline-Schoder
Dr. Bob Kline-Schoder President, Principal Engineer
Bob has extensive experience in control systems and sensors. Since joining Creare in 1994, Bob has led projects to develop miniature vacuum pumps, audio signal processing routines and digital noise reduction. He holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. Bob enjoys swimming, biking, hiking, scuba, travel, and cooking. He and his wife live in Hanover, NH.
Dr. Patrick Magari
Dr. Patrick Magari Vice President, Principal Engineer
Patrick has spearheaded a wide variety projects in the fields of cryogenics, biomedical engineering, electronic devices, signal analysis and energy conversion systems. He received a PhD in Aerospace Engineering from Syracuse University. Patrick has been with Creare since 1993. Patrick is an avid builder who enjoys working with earth, stone, concrete, steel and wood. He spends much of his spare time building his future hillside home in Plainfield, NH on a large property where he currently lives with his wife and two sons.
Dr. Mike Izenson
Dr. Mike Izenson Principal Engineer
Mike’s broad experience in heat and mass transfer includes the development of compact heat exchangers, high-density hydrogen storage technology, and efficient thermoelectric power systems. He earned a PhD in Nuclear Engineering from MIT. He joined Creare in 1986. Mike was a co-founder and served as treasurer and board chair for Crossroads Academy, a local independent K-8 school. He and his wife own and tend a small horse farm in Hanover, NH.
Dave Kynor
Dave Kynor Principal Engineer
Dave Kynor joined Creare in 1996 to lead the company into the biomedical engineering field. He then expanded his work to include development of imaging systems for use in both minimally-invasive surgery and industrial inspection. Dave’s other interests range from diving medicine to data analytics. He has a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Applied Ocean Science from the University of California San Diego / Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Lehigh University. A dedicated photographer, Dave's nature and ski photography has been displayed nationally.
Dr. Mark Zagarola
Dr. Mark Zagarola Principal Engineer
After joining Creare in 1995, Mark has focused his efforts on the development of advanced spaceflight hardware. He leads our turbo-Brayton cryogenic cooler business area. Mark received his PhD from Princeton University in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering.
Dr. Jay Rozzi
Dr. Jay Rozzi Principal Engineer
Jay Rozzi has been with Creare since 1999. He leads the Advanced Manufacturing business area at Creare, which has led to innovations in cryogenic machining, laser-assisted machining, and laser-assisted consolidation/curing of composites. Jay earned his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University. An avid skier and active father of two very athletic sons, Jay and his wife live in Hanover, NH.
Jeff Breedlove
Jeff Breedlove Principal Engineer
Jeff leads the development of a range of thermodynamic applications including portable power generation, organic Rankine cycle heat recovery, turbo-Brayton cryocoolers and other turbomachinery systems. He joined Creare in 1996.