Chris Linder joined the Artemis Shielding team as the Chief Operating Officer in 2023. He has worked in Operations Management in the automotive industry for over 10 years. Chris supports the Artemis team with effective loss prevention, day-to-day operations management, and by providing effective cost analysis and efficient solutions to bring to market an extensive line of functional, economic, lead-free shielding solutions.
Prior to his extensive operations management experience in the civilian world, Chris served in the United States Air Force Special Operations Command, serving tours in Afghanistan and other countries. His service instilled in him the ability to work efficiently under pressure, and shift direction as needed to complete any given task, as well as countless other values that he utilizes daily.
Chris is from Bayou La Batre, AL, and now resides in Northeast Alabama with his wife and children. He enjoys hiking, camping, hunting, and other outdoor activities with his family. He also enjoys spending time in his wood shop making unique pieces for friends and family.