Director of Engineering / Proven Innovation Leader Experienced in successfully bringing physical products to market
Deborah has a distinguished engineering career chronicled by leadership of international teams (U.S., China, Mexico, Europe) and large-scale mechanical/manufacturing design projects. 12 years managerial experience, responsible for $1m+ budget and high volume manufacturing product design and development. She is valued for solutions innovation, enabling top-quality production, and success designing patented advancements.
- SOLUTIONS-PROVEN DIRECTOR of large-scale mechanical engineering and manufacturing design projects involving advanced machining, digital manufacturing, IoT, and green technologies.
- RESPECTED BUILDER AND LEADER of international teams, with recognized strengths in talent development, vision instilment, and cross-functional collaboration. Create high-performance work cultures fostering customer-centric and market-leading innovation.
- “GAME-CHANGING” CREATOR of next-gen products, patented advancements, and breakthrough process improvements driving new bests in manufacturing costs/QA, on-time deliverables (OTD), product performance, and top-line/bottom-line results.
- FIRST-HAND EXPERIENCE involving stamping, molding, machining, PCBs, assembly, digital manufacturing, and green technologies.
BS Mechanical Engineering, Journeyman Tool/Die-Maker, who excels in maximizing talent and resources within lean organizations