K&S Precision Metals - founded in 1946

In 1946, Wally Simmers founded K&S Engineering to provide himself, along with many others, with high-quality metal for their model airplane builds. If you would like to know more about the founder of our great company, please click the link to the article below. 


Walter Findysz


Wally is a member of Moraine Valley Church and a dedicated follower of Christ. He has been happily married for 29 years with 4 children and 3 grandchildren. He is a big time Chicago Sports fan and played Baseball at St. Rita high school and Bellarmine University. He loves reading the Bible and sharing his faith with all that ask!

Years with K&S: 36

Ted Findysz

Director of Operations

Ted enjoys playing drums for Moraine Valley Church, Watching movies, Discussions over coffee, and hanging out with his best friend. (his wife)

Years with K&S: 3

Scott Klonowski

Marketing / Direct Sales / Customer Service

Scott can also be found performing on stage with his cover band, LOUDERNOW, or singing at Moraine Valley Church on Sunday mornings. While being dedicated to his Faith - Scott also enjoys video games, 16" softball, Star Wars, Disney World, and golf. If you have a few hours to spare, don't forget to ask Scott about fantasy football or the stock market!

Years with K&S: <1


Direct Sales/Customer Service

Rob loves being with his grandchildren, bowling (has one 300 game in his pocket), golfing, and a huge Chicago Cubs, Blackhawks, and Bears fan.

Years with K&S: 43

Tim Larkin

Purchasing Manager

Tim loves his wife, his 2 daughters, his dog (Oliver), and most importantly, Jesus. In his free time, he enjoys hanging out with his family, watching and playing sports, playing retro video games, and colleting comic books. You won't see him without a smile on his face!

Years with K&S: <1