EDUCATION:

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, Los Angeles, CA  December 1989
Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Organization Development

VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY, Nashville, TN  May 1981
Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering

Pivotal Resources, Walnut Creek, CA  (3 weeks in different locations) 2003
Green Belt and Black Belt Training

SAI Global, Charlotte, NC July 2008
RABQSA Certified ISO9001 Competency Based Lead Auditor Training

Skill set includes

    ● problem solving        
    ● statistical methods        
    equipment/process scaleups        
    ● multiple project management        
    cross functional team facilitation        
    ● Active listening/communication to all functions/levels of an organization.  
    Statistical Methods

Problem Solving Tools Implemented

  • DOE
  • FMEAs
  • Team Facilitation
  • Brainstorming
  • Quality Systems (ISO, cGMP, QS9000/TS16949)
  • 6 sigma
Education and Skill Set - Richard B. Vershel