Harry D. Ruotsala

Harry D. Routsala
  • BS Electrical Engineering 1959

Following graduation Harry Routsala continued at Michigan Tech receiving an MSEE degree in 1963. He then spent 19 years at Hughes Aircraft Co. in various technical and management positions working on research and development in the Radar Group and Missile System Group. Harry went with Statham Instruments for a short time developing Medial Electronics associated with patient monitoring systems. During his career with Hughes, he also consulted with major sound system manufacturers. In 1982, Harry with the assistance of his wife, started Coast Index Company, a manufacturer custom and stock index tabs and 3-ring vinyl binders. Harry serves as President and CEO of Coast Index.

From 2000 Induction to the Department of Electrical Engineering Academy