Robert is the president of Launsby Consulting in Colorado Springs,
Co. Mr. Launsby is the co-author of six books:
-Understanding Industrial Designed Experiments
-Straight Talk on Designed Experiments
-Process Validation for Business Success
-DOE for Injection Molding
-"Engineering Today's Designed Experiments"
-"Design for Six Sigma"
Bob has trained thousands of people
in various techniques including experimental design, process control,
FMEA, concept selection, design control, process validation, fuzzy
control, Design for Six Sigma, and QFD.
Dennis has over 20 years of experience working with several companies including Texas Instruments, Boston-Power, Lucent, and PolyStor as a manager, director, and internal consultant. Holding an MS in Chemical engineering from Northeastern University, he is also an ASQ Six Sigma Black Belt.
Dennis has led hundreds of applications of statistical problem-solving tools (including Design of Experiments) to actual industrial problems. He has also led numerous seminars on the tools of Six Sigma, Quality Function Deployment, and is a subject matter expert in sample size determination.
Dennis possesses excellent presentation, team leadership, and interpersonal skills. He has extensive experience with clients in US, China, Korea, Europe, Japan, and Israel.
James is a graduate of the University of Colorado with a bachelor's
degree in mechanical engineering and has recently completed his
MBA. James has over twelve years of experience in medical product
support and medical injection molding. During that time, he has
successfully applied the theories of decoupled molding, design of
experiments, and statistical process control to injection molding
processes. He was awarded a patent for an insert molded surgical
instrument and has applied for a process patent on a unique insert
molding technique. He regularly consults for the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration on the topics of plastic processes used in medical
devices and process validation for molding and extrusion.
Gary has more than 30 years of engineering, consulting and teaching
experience. Gary earned a B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering
from the University of Missouri-Rolla and a M.S. in Applied Statistics
from the University of Northern Colorado. Prior to consulting and
teaching statistical problem solving techniques full time, Gary
was the Quality Director for Maxcor Manufacturing Co.
Richard Discenza, Ph.D.
Richard is the author of nine books in the fields of quality control,
supply chain management and project management. He received an M.B.A.
in Quantitative Methods from Syracuse University as well as a Ph.D.
in Management from the University of Oklahoma. Richard has over
17 years of training experience and is a former Dean of the College
of Business at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs. He has
facilitated numerous training courses in Project Management, Six
Sigma and many other fields. He has also had 87 articles published
in various quality magazines.