Chief Operating Officer
Hector Paez first joined NTS in 2000. In 2009, he was promoted to General Manager of NTS’ Fullerton Lab. After overseeing the lab from 2009 to 2014, he served as the Vice President of Commercial Excellence from 2014 to January 2017, before assuming operational responsibility as the Senior Vice President, NTS Testing Operations East Region until June 2018.
In July 2018, Hector assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Testing Operations to help incorporate the West, Central, East, and Huntsville Testing Regions under a unified National Operations structure to ensure NTS maintains the constancy of purpose established within the organization.
Hector first began his career in the Testing Industry in 1987 with A-BEC Test Labs in Walnut, California. He joined NTS after serving in the U.S. Marine Corps for four years. Hectors holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from ITT.