General Electric Medical Systems
Process Champion 1993 – 1995
- X-ray Tube Quality
- Began critical-to-quality process initiatives and improvements as first step of six sigma development in manufacturing operations.
- Led team in root cause analysis identifying key problem areas. Implemented tight control of cleaning and particle contamination reduction.
Advanced Quality Engineer 1987 – 1993
- CT Detector Engineering
- Provided technical leadership for manufacturing and quality improvements for a new ceramic detector material. Developed process controls for the ceramic component and assembly operations of the detector.
Process Control Engineer 1983 – 1987
- X-ray Tube Manufacturing
- Assured in-process and final product quality. Identified cost reduction opportunities and quality improvements through process changes.