Industry Experience

  • Healthcare
        Insurance Claims      
  • Implemented workflow automation, integrated several functions, implemented document scanning and archive systems at MLS and AARC.  Also managed I.T. with Windows 2003 Servers and network as CIO at Advomas 2004-Present
  • Pool Service      
  • Integrated backend analysis and office coordination of schedule and work orders from Aligis smart phone application using Excel, VS.NET, ASP.NET and SQL tools. 2009-2012
  • Metal Stamping      
  • 3 months in 4 GM plants and 3 months with headquarters staff at the Spare Parts Organization (SPO) & CAMI Automotive 1992-93, 1997-2000
  • Tool & Die Shop  
  • 6 months integrating scheduling and plant floor material flow systems. Selection of new hardware and software 1994-95
  • Software    
  • 6 months clarifying and streamlining development processes 2001
  • VoIP Networks    
  • 22 months integration systems and processes and project management automation and server management systems. 2001-2004
  • IP Telephony    
  • 12 months managing the installation processes 2001
  • Woodworking    
  • 7 months at a door manufacturer in Grand Rapids 1996
  • Truck Assembly
  • 4 months in many GM plants and 5 in central support offices of the Truck Group 1992-95
  • Auto Assembly    
  • 9 months in several GM luxury car assembly plants 1994-95,98
  • Automotive Parts  
  • 2 months in Delphi Saginaw Division plants, 10 months in carburetors and ignition module plant 1991,98-99
  • Foundry   
  • 10 months in 3 of GM's Foundries and 4 in the central engineering support group 1990,97
  • Electric & Gas
        Utilities
  • 3 years of project feasibility studies and business simulation modeling. 1986-90
  • Maritime    
  • 4 high schools years as cadet aboard 2 tall ships with vocational bo'sun training for Operation and Maintenance of engine rooms system for 250+ ton vessels. 1976-80
  • Petroleum    
  • 2 years as student chapter vice-president of the Society of Petroleum Engineers SPE 1982-84