Bruce has over 25 years of maintenance, engineering and management experience. He holds Associate and Bachelor degrees in Engineering from Ball State University in Muncie, IN. Bruce also applied his industrial experience and expertise to achieve an MBA with an emphasis in Management. He is a strong business leader with extensive senior management experience with world class companies in HVAC (OEM products), heavy steel fabrication (Tier 1 supplier), tubular steel fabrication (high-volume OEM production), high-tolerance machining, mining, pharmaceuticals, food, chemical processing, and building products. Bruce has helped both union and non-union workforces achieve success. His strength is driving improvements through lean and reliability-based initiatives. His lean and Toyota Production System training was under the tutelage of Shingujitsu Consulting of Nagoya, Japan. Certified by Prosci as a Change Management Leader, Bruce is very adept at applying change management principles to create successful client outcomes. His expertise includes leading change and mentoring tactically and strategically to achieve results in multi-shift/multi- disciplinary operations.