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PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS, 

LICENSES, AFFILIATIONS, EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES

 

Project Management Institute

  • Project Management Professional (PMP® Number: 253070): Since 2005

 

Indiana Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

  • Registered Professional Engineer (License No: PE60021031): Since 1984

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

 

Project Management Institute

  • Member – 2004 – Present

 

Academy of Management

  • Member – 2006 – Present

    • Reviewer 2011 Annual Meeting

    • Reviewer 2009 Annual Meeting

 

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

  • Life Member – 2016 –Present

  • Member – 1979 – 2016

    • Southeast Michigan Section

      • Executive Committee -2001 – 2004

        • Vice-Chairman – 2002 – 2003

        • Program Coordinator – 2001-2004

    • St. Joseph Valley Section

      • Executive Committee –1984 – 1988

        • Chairman – 1987 – 1988

        • Vice-Chairman – 1986 – 1987

 

Society of Automotive Engineers

  • Member – 1979 – Present

    • Clutch Standards Committee – 1989 – 1998

      • Co-author: “Manual Transmission Clutch Systems” (SAE Publication AE-17)

 

EDUCATION

 

University programs:

 

LAWRENCE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENT

Southfield, MI

  • Doctor of Business Administration – 2013

    • Focus in: Organization Development and Leadership

    • Dissertation: An Investigation to Determine the Effectiveness of Motivating Strategies Leaders Might Employ to Increase Followers’ Effort in the Workplace.

 

INDIANA UNIVERSITY

Business School

South Bend, IN

  • Master of Business Administration – 1990

 

INDIANA UNIVERSITY

Business School

South Bend, IN

  • Master of Science Business Administration – 1986

 

UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME

Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Notre Dame, IN

  • Six credit hours of Graduate course work – 1982

NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

School of Engineering and Science

Old Westbury, NY

  • Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering Technology – 1978

 

 

Continuing Education and Independent Study:

 

PE Continuing Education Courses 

PMP Exam Prep Course

Project Management

Weibull Analysis

Team Skills Training

Total Quality Management

Design for Assembly

Product Liability

Hydraulic Brake Systems

How to Manage Priorities and Meet Deadlines

Development and Testing of Brake Friction Products

Product Reliability, Design and Testing

How to Build an Object Model in UML

Goal Setting

Customer Service

How to Supervise People

Technical Writing

VersaCad

Radar Systems

Statistical Process Control

Value Analysis and Engineering

Design of Hybrid Electric Vehicles

UML Developers Workshop

FastTrac® New Venture Program

Time Management

e-Learning (Computer Based/Interactive Coursework)

 

SAIC University PMP eLearning Accelerated Study

Ethics and Professional Knowledge

Stakeholder Interests and Cultural Diversity

Project Contract Management

Project Procurement Planning

Project Solicitation

Project Source Selection

Project Risk Monitoring and Control

Project Quantitative Risk Analysis

Project Risk Response Planning

Project Risk Planning and Identification

Project Qualitative Risk Analysis

Project Information Distribution and Closure

Project Performance Reporting

Project Communications Planning

Project Scope Verification and Change Control

Project Staff Acquisition

Project Team Development

Project Scope Definition

Project Plan Execution

Project Integrated Change Control

Project Organizational Planning

Project Quality Control

Project Quality Planning

Project Quality Assurance

Project Cost Control

Project Cost Estimating and Budgeting

Project Resource Planning

Project Schedule Control

Project Schedule Development

Project Activity Duration Estimating

Project Activity Planning

Project Initiation and Planning

Project Plan Development

Professional Development:

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

Real Time Virtual (RTV) Training

Blended Learning Training

VISL (Virtual In Seat Learning) Training

Teaching On-line Workshop

Classroom Technology 2014

Office 2013 New Features

Introduction to Google Hangout

Rubrics Unraveled: Creating Effective Rubrics

APA Writing Workshop

Universal Design for Learning

Blackboard Intermediate Skills

Blackboard Basics for In-Seat Instructors