Design Engineer with a proven track record of success in office furnishing environment. Offer excellence in analytical decision making and product innovation to drive business growth and collaboration. An articulate presenter with the ability to communicate technical information in a clear and concise manner.
Test and Evaluation (T&E)
Analytical problem solving
Awarded with the many US design patents for unique design solutions .
Senior Product EngineerMay 2006 to Nov 2016 American Seating Company － Grand Rapids, MichiganManaged Office Products Engineering Group developing Seating, Tables and Systems products and testing to ANSI Bifma Standards.
Senior Product EngineerMar 1998 to May 2006 American Seating Company － Grand Rapids, MichiganDesign and development of new generation seating projects for motorcoach and large transit buses. Design projects included securement of handicap conveyances for transit vehicle transport.
Product EngineerOct 1982 to Mar 1998 American Seating Company － Grand Rapids, Michigan
Lead design engineer and manager of Specials Engineering on many rail transportation seating project.
Engineering TechFeb 1974 to Oct 1982 Coach & Car Equipment Corporation － Elk Grove Village, Illinois
Design of passenger seating for Public Transportation, operators seating for construction, railroad and military vehicles.
Engineering Tech.Aug 1972 to Feb 1974 Multigraphics － Mt. Prospect, IllinoisCreated detailed CAD drawings for the engineering departments.
Associate of Science, Mathematics1981College of Lake County － Grayslake, Illinois, USA