Experienced Mechanical Engineer and Project Manager with seven years of professional engineering experience and two years of environmental education and program development experience as a non-profit Project Leader. Strong interest in understanding and enforcing environmental, health and safety policies. Able to provide clear technical and non-technical communication.
MS Office/ Project/Visio MOC FMEA
Project Manager Controls Engineer Mechanical Engineer Engineering Intern January 2007 to January 2013Air Products & Chemicals
Collaborated with both technical and non-technical team members to develop and execute scope, budget, safety plan, and procurement of materials and personnel for plant projects ranging from $25K-$2M Worked with direct-hire and contractor staff to enforce understanding and practice of all safety and environmental policies and regulations during project execution Process : Generated Gases Coordinated five controls team members, project manager, operations, IT Infrastructure, and the existing plant as Project Lead for the controls effort portion of $500K project Supported programming and startup efforts for department designed equipment during design, checkouts/shop tests, and startup phases Developed procedures and documentation for vendor supplied factory acceptance test (FAT) per Air Products and Electrical Standards Collaborated on data management project for department projects Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) Mechanical Design Performed structural and stress analysis on welded joints, piping, and support structures, in conformance with ASME, TEMA, and international design codes to design (3) LNG Heat Exchangers Collaborated with colleagues to develop new product offering to be designed and manufactured in half the normal lead time Provided liaison and design assistance to manufacturing facility during the design and fabrication process of LNG Heat Exchangers Developed and validated programs that perform stress analysis of structural components of the heat exchanger Initiated an experiment to investigate performance and structural integrity of heat exchangers in a marine environment Samsung Austin Semiconductors (SAS) Site Engineer: Electronics Selling East Functioned as point of contact for project and engineering support including project management and technical consulting for projects $10K-$30K Coordinated the first North American pneumatically operated Bulk Silane system installation which increased safety and product reliability Developed and executed loss of product projects resulting in $45K yearly cost savings.
Electronics Specialty Materials Bulk Fleet Engineer: Electronics Specialty Materials Global Supply Chain Participated in a vendor audit to develop them as an approved supplier chemical transport ISO modules and lead fabrication of 5 modules Planned, developed operating procedure, and executed an NH3 ISO module retest program Led the evaluation and implementation of an alternative valve for distribution manifolds Standardized regulatory information of fleet tube trailer and ISO module offerings by developing packages of decal drawings and general arrangement drawings per DOT and environmental regulations Led purchases of new chassis and investigation of multi-purpose chassis to increase productivity and cost reduction of fleet.
Project Execution and Food and Cryogenics Departments Designed a skid layout suitable for a gravity fed cryogenic grinding system while integrating domestic and international safety standards, performing cost and structural load analyses, and interacting with customers and venders Assisted in the creation of an online database that provides vital information and standardization of product lines.
Recycles Project Leader January 2013 to CurrentYoung Leadership Council: YLC
Develop a non-profit project to provide leadership opportunities to local volunteers while helping New Orleans be more sustainable and environmentally conscious.
Collaborate with event coordinators and educators to establish green practices including recycling and composting Develop and maintain relationships with City Council leaders and green organizations throughout New Orleans including KNOB, DOS, Green Project, Global Green, etc.
Identify and write grant proposals that support project goals Develop training and educational information for volunteers, educators, and students.
Nursery School Assistant Teacher January 2014 to CurrentJewish Community Center
Engage children, ages 18 months to 3 years, in activities to help develop motor skills, interpersonal skills like empathy and participation, and to advance their education level through reading and counting.
Encourage a fun and happy camp experience while maintaining a safe environment for toddlers following JCC and state policies.
Education and Training
B.S : Mechanical Engineering, Dec 2006Pennsylvania State UniversityGPA: GPA: 3.14/4.00Mechanical Engineering GPA: 3.14/4.00
CAD Pro/E Auto CAD Alibre Design Leadership Activities Young Leadership Council Project Committee Member APCI Women in Business Executive Board CDP Council Co-Chair and CDP Summit SPOC Phi Sigma Rho (National Engineering Sorority) Alumni Association Executive Board Women in Engineering Program Mentor