Chief Operating Officer
In total, Ron has more than 26 years of experience in many diverse aspects of business, quality and technical areas; including internal and external auditing, training, program development, implementation, operations and technical management. This experience has been gained primarily in aerospace, nuclear and power generation; with automotive, and various manufacturing industries included.
His experience has included 10CFR50 Appendix B for the nuclear industry, 14CFR Part 145 for Repair Stations (and supporting sections), aviation, space and defense distributors requiring AC 00-56A and/or ASA 100 compliance, manufacturing facilities of PMA parts, the R2 standard for Reuse/Recycle, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, 29CFR19110 Occupational Safety and Health Standards.
Course development and Instruction includes Exemplar Global Certified courses, specific tools and management system criteria for quality management systems (ISO 9001), aerospace quality management systems (AS9100), maintenance and repair stations (AS9110), and aviation, space and defense (AS9120).
Valuable experience was gained while in the position of Quality and Engineering Manager for a FAA Repair Station working with the FAA, European Aviation Safety Agency, Civil Aviation Administration China, Thailand Department of Aviation and others, as well as various airlines and OEM’s. Additional experience has been gained working with the DCMA, NAVSEA, NAVAIR, the Department of Defense, and Department of the Treasury, NASA, and recently the medical industry.
Ron has been published in Quality Progress the Role of Repair Stations and is a Senior Member of the American Society for Quality, an ASQ Certified Mechanical Inspector (CMI), ASQ Certified Quality Improvement Associated (CQIA), ASQ Certified Quality Auditor (CQA), Exemplar Global QMS Auditor, Exemplar Global AS9110 AIEA, Exemplar Global AS9100 AEA, previous FAA Safety Team Industry Representative, completed Six Sigma Green Belt training, completed the IAQG Sanctioned Aerospace Auditor Transition Training and Plexus/IAQG ASD Evaluator Course, Exemplar Global Tag Committee Member, and AS9104-3 Re-write Committee Member.