Incoming Quality Assurance Supervisor with 19 years experience driving quality and operational improvements for manufacturers of automotive lighting, powertrain components, metal stampings, and coatings. QA and operations systems implementation, multi-site operations, training of plant-wide personnel, cost reduction, process and continuous improvement, TQM, 8D, SPC, FMEA, DFMEA, PFMEA, PPAP, APQP, Kaizen, KANBAN, Poka-Yoke, control plans, lean manufacturing, PDCA, FPS,  5 Why, Q-1, Root Cause Analysis, Gage R&R, GD&T, ISO9000, QS-9000, TS16941, ISO14000, document control, new model launch support, cost and scrap reduction, PPM reduction, supplier development.


M.S., Operations Management-Kettering University-ongoing
B.A. Organizational Management-Bluffton University
Quality Control & TQM-Terra C.C.
Chemistry & Education-Baldwin Wallace University
Certified Quality Auditor, 1996 
Member, Society of Manufacturing Engineers since 1996
Member, Phi Kappa Tau


Full resume and references available upon request.