President of TotalSim US, Ray Leto has 30 years of experience in race engineering, aerodynamics, simulation and management, with over 10,000 hours of wind tunnel and track testing. A 1985 graduate in Aerospace Engineering from Penn State he began his career as a race mechanic and engineer progressing through many different roles for racing organizations including aerodynamicist, chief race engineer, technical director and general manager.
In addition to overseeing the day-to-day operations of TotalSim, Ray manages TotalSim’s HPC systems and works directly on clients’ projects in CFD, wind tunnel and on-track testing and supports customer installations of TotalSim software.
Ray has been PI or Co-PI on funded projects from the DoE, NSMC, USAF, and the Ohio Third Frontier. Ray is an organizer and peer reviewer for SAE’s Motorsports Engineering and Aerodynamics Committees, holds a seat on the Advisory Boards of Ohio State SIMCenter and UNC-Charlotte Motorsports program.