Kathleen Betz began her career as an Acquisition Officer in the USAF. She has over 20 years of experience deploying and improving Quality Management Systems and working with Production, Supply Chains and Compliance in organizations that range from start-ups to global corporations. Industries: Automotive, DoD, Medical Devices, Power Systems and Semiconductor. Co-author of the Certified Quality Process Analyst Handbook, 1st and 2nd Editions. Degrees: MSEE, University of Dayton; BSEE, UML. Certifications include Six Sigma Black Belt, Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence, and Exemplar Certified as a Lead Auditor (ISO9001, ISO13485). Senior member ASQ - active for over 20 years.