About Us

Company Profile:

Our company’s main focus is building a strong Partnership with our customers, and delivering superior quality products that serve the Aerospace, Military, Space Programs, Home Land Security, and Aftermarket Industries.  Shackelford Machine takes great pride in our ability to meet our customers’ requirements and achieving remarkable customer satisfaction.  We have an excellent Skilled Labor Force in which our average employee tenure is 12 years. Shackelford Machine Inc is also ITAR registered. We continue to expand our Capacity in Multi Axis Machining Centers and Turning Capabilities.


Company History:

Shackelford Machine Inc. was founded in 1967 by Carl J. Shackelford. Carl’s great ability and skilled experience as a machinist had allowed him to open his own business. The first beginnings started in a small shed at Carl’s property. Carl continued to grow the company with his great machining practices and his pride on customer satisfaction. The Company has since grown to a 35,000 SQ ft facility with additional buildings and plenty of room for additional growth and future adding on. The business is still family owned and operated. Carl had taught his son Jay Shackelford the business trade at a very early age. Jay still continues to grow the company and lead the business towards technology advancements and lean strategies. Jay is currently the company’s Chief Executive Officer.



Company Founder: Carl Shackelford

Management Team:


CEO/President: Jay Shackelford

Ryan ShackelfordGeneral Manager/QMR: Ryan Shackelford

GaryFGeneral Production Manager of Shop Operations:
Gary Foster


Lead of Purchasing / Invoicing:
Rachelle Shackelford


Manager of Business Accounts / CFO:
Tracy Shackelford