Aleks is the great-grandson of the founder, Ward Huston. After graduating from the University of Tampa, he began his career at Xenia Foundry. Aleks became Director of Operations in 2005 and President in 2008. Outside of work, Aleks enjoys playing pickleball and mountain biking.
Bob is the third generation of the Huston family to own and operate Xenia Foundry. He is retired from active management and currently performs special projects on a part-time basis. Bob enjoys tennis, gardening, grandchildren, volunteering for non-profits, and international travel.
Jae Adams Soto
Jae joined Xenia Foundry in 2009 after a career in the staffing business, bringing over 15 years of experience in business administration. Her main responsibilities include Accounting, IT and Human Resource Management. When away from the office, Jae enjoys adventuring around the world, vegan cooking, and knitting.
Shelby joined Xenia Foundry in 2014, and quickly became a hub for the team, providing administrative support. In 2021, she took over the role of Production Coordinator. As the liaison between buyers and shipping, Shelby is an integral member of the team, keeping casting delivery flowing. When away from the office, Shelby is chasing her three active children, gaming, or bowling.
Continuous Improvement Manager
Celeste joined Xenia Foundry in 2018. With an education from Georgetown University and a career in recruiting and business operations, she brings 20 years of experience in the areas of process improvement, quality assurance, operations support, and project management. Outside of work Celeste enjoys kayaking, learning new languages, traveling, and visiting art museums.
Reed represents the 5th generation Huston to work at Xenia Foundry. He mastered the art of pouring iron and running the furnace, and is now sharpening his skills in other areas of the plant. Outside of work, Reed enjoys rollerblading and walking his dogs Jack and Walrus.
Katherine joined the Xenia Foundry team in February 2021. Her role includes vendor accounts, assisting with tests in the lab, and keeping the office team on schedule and running smoothly. Kat organizes a bustling family when she is not at Xenia Foundry.