Education

B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Oregon State University, 1996

Additional Coursework: New Product Development, Control System Theory, Finite Element Analysis, Micro & Macro Economics


Experience

Xerox Office Group (2005-present)

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer
  • Nano- and Micro-Scale Anodize Texture Engineer
  • System Innovator
  • Part Designer

  • GE Security (1996-2005)
  • Senior Mechanical Engineer (Engineer III)
  • Product Inventor and Designer
  • Industrial Designer
  • Administrator of Pro/ENGINEER and Pro/INTRALINK CAD systems
  • Oracle Enterprise Database Implementation Leader and Trainer for Engineering, Document Control, and Manufacturing

  • Allegheny Technologies, Wah Chang (1995)
  • Materials Research Engineer
  • Large Scale Fixture Designer

  • Tillamook People's Utility District (1994)
  • CAD Technician

  • Training and Qualifications

  • Design for Lean Six Sigma (Xerox DfLSS / DfSS Certification, 2006)
  • Design for Ergonomics (2005)
  • Six Sigma Greenbelt (GE DMAIC Training Completed, 2004)
  • Pro/ENGINEER Surface Design (2002)
  • Flammability of Plastics (2001)
  • Project Management Training (by Ron Lafleur, Cadence Project Management Corp., 1999)
  • Licensed ham radio operator (1999)
  • Oregon State Certified 11872EIT (1996)
  • Profitable patent inventions: US 8,256,886, US 6,011,469, US D402,636, and US 5,844,458
  • ASME International Design Contest Champion (1994) press release
  • Professional Memberhips: SAE, and ASME.
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