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The WJMG Team

Who We Are

At Welding & Joining Management Group (WJMG), we test welders, we certify welders. We test metals and joined materials.

Our team includes a PhD in Welding, three AWS-CWIs, two ASNT Level III Technicians and over 60 years combined welding, metals and NDT experience.

If it was welded or metal, and it broke, we can tell you why. That is just what we do, all day, everyday.

Dr Jesse Grantham

Dr Jesse A Grantham

Welding & Metals Forensic Expert

Dr. Jesse A. Grantham is a forensic expert consultant specializing in welding, metallurgical, pipelines and structural metal failure analysis, code compliance and contract compliance, as well as workplace safety issues. He heads the forensic team at Welding & Joining Management Group™ in Frederick, Colorado, as well as overseeing the testing, calibration and welder certification programs.

Dr. Grantham is a Professional Engineer in several states, as well as an active Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) by the American Welding Society (AWS), Certified Radiographic Interpreter (CRI) Certified Level III by the American Society of Nondestructive Testing (ASNT), Past Treasurer and Fellow of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers (NAFE). He has worked on hundreds of failure analysis cases throughout the USA.

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Kyle Morehead

Kyle Morehead

Metals Testing & Laboratory Technician

Kyle Morehead is a WJMG Laboratory Technician, AWS-CWI (#19070043), AWS-CWE (#2209006), Certified Visual Welding Inspector and WJMG NDT Course Instructor. He oversees the various test procedures accompanied with the welds and metals that come into Welding & Joining Management Group™ laboratory.   He clearly identifies the metals, takes photographs, adheres-to work instructions, operates the instruments & shop machinery for testing and assists with preparing final certification documents.

Kyle has an Associate’s degree in Welding Technology and Engineering Technology from AIMS Community College, Computer Aided Drafting CAD, Associate of Science A.S. degree. His Pre-Engineering program studies are ongoing for Mechanical Engineering at CSU B.S. He is a Certified (ASNT) Level II MT, PT, UT, VT, PAUT and AWS-CWI certification, AWS-CWE Certification.   

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Vicki Brigham

Vicki Brigham

Office Manager

Vicki is Office Manager at WJMG. She handles all account correspondence and customer setup procedures. She is the first smiling face you'll see when you visit our Frederick office, and generally the voice you will hear when you call us.

Vicki's background is in small business management including several retail management and customer service positions. Vicki is originally from Missouri, but has lived in Colorado for over 20 years.

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Michael Gilmore

Laboratory Technician

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Cori Gordon

Laboratory Technician

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