Michael Huston

Sheet Metal Operations Manager

Joined RS in 2008

Richard Avelar

Areas of Expertise

  • Metal work
  • Welding
  • Fabrication


  • Previous owner of his own sheet metal company prior to joining RS
  • U.S. Patent holder (8,869,466.B2: Waterproof Deck Flashing System and Method)

Degrees and Designations

  • Licensed C-43 contractor (sheet metal)
  • U.S. Navy “A” School (Military Technical School for Metal Work)
  • U.S. Navy advance sheet metal layout school
  • U.S. Navy basic metallurgy
  • U.S. Navy blue print reading school
  • U.S. Navy Certified Welder (pipe fitting)
  • Lawrence Livermore Laboratories Certified Nuclear Welder