Business and Technology
A.A.S. in Drafting Technology; 35 years experience in drafting and engineering of industrial and commercial facilities; Member American Design Drafting Association (ADDA) since 1987; ADDA Certified Mechanical Drafter & Architectural Drafter; ADDA National Drawing Contest Judge; Employed at IBP/Tyson Foods engineering division from 1971 to 2002 in the following positions: Drafter, Associate Design Drafter, Design Drafter, Senior Design Drafter, Associate Project Engineer, Project Engineer, and Senior Project Engineer; Worked on all aspects of new facility design and construction as well as existing facility modifications; Managed drafting department and was responsible for obtaining U.S.D.A. Meat Inspection Division approvals for facility and equipment drawings and specifications. Researched available programs, developed specifications, purchased and installed IBP’S first CAD system in 1985.