I am a graduate mechanical engineer. I worked for The Gates Rubber Company for 34 years in various engineering and management positions. During that assignment, I represented our company at various technical standards organizations including
During my career at Gates, I worked in. and managed. the Product Application Department, and managed the Belt Testing laboratory. As a part of my assignment, I authored over 100 technical papers and trade journal articles.
In March of 1999, I took an early retirement. My final position was Chief Engineer.
Subsequent to my retirement, I have done consulting and testified as an expert witness in cases related to my experience. I also taught continuing education classes to maintenance and design personnel.
My strongest attribute is that I am a hands-on engineer with full fabrication skills. I have always been able to present complex technical information/procedures to both engineers and non-technical people. This has served me well in my expert witness efforts.
My Curriculum Vitae contains details about my professional background (download here: 20151001 Cirriculum Vitae ).