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Applied Retail Solutions Feb 94 - Nov 94  
QA Manager (Personnel: 4 QA engineers & 1 CM)
Supervise QA staff. Study and revise procedures for continuous quality improvements. Work with entire facility to improve product quality and engineering process.

Computervision Apr 85 - Oct 93
Received 3 excellence awards.
System Quality Manager (San Diego Facility) 85 - 93
Implement ISO 9000 and prepare for external audit. Work with all onsite and offsite contributors to bring San Diego up to ISO standard. Wrote the System Quality Procedures Manual for SD facility. Led internal audits & facilitated corrective actions. Taught ISO stds at SD facility.  
Software Product Manager (Personnel: 10-15 managers). Nov 86 - Oct 93
Management of release schedules Including plan preparation, revision and tracking according to schedule. Trouble shooting for release problems. Release Manager for Prism/DDM releases 3.1, 4.0, 4.1, 5.0, 6.0, 6.1, 7.0, 8.0 and 9.0, and Liberator 1.0 beta.

Integrated Software Systems Corp. (ISSCO), San Diego , CA Sept 80 - Apr 85
Received 2 excellence awards.
QA Manager Jun 84 - Apr 85 (Personnel: 6 Quality Assurance Engineers)
Research SQA in industry and academics through journals and workshops. Tailor industry standards to ISSCO's needs to form a comprehensive SQA program. In August of 84, the methods were applied to a QA effort on a new product: IVISS Manager. The results were considered exceptional. Also, a major portion of my time went into release management.
Manager of Product Support May 83 - Jun 84 (Personnel: 6 Software Engineers).
Maintenance of ISSCO products: Tellagraf®, Disspla®, Tellaplan®, Data Connection, and Cuechart®.  
Software Engineer Sept. 80 - May 83.
Skunk Works: Maintain and trouble-shoot graphics software on several machines: (in order of familiarity) VAX, UNIVAC 1100's, Honeywell GCOS, Honeywell DTSS, Honeywell GE, Honeywell Multics, Infonet.

Research Scientist & Manager, Jun 71 - Aug 80
Software and hardware maintenance. Supervise data entry for tree mortality simulations, equipment inventories, work distribution summaries. Collect data on forest insects, develop models of infestations and evaluate the impact of stand condition on course of infestation events.  
Texas Forest Service Feb 78 - Aug 80
Washington State University Jun 74 - Jan 78
San Diego State University Jun 71 - Jun 74
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