As Design Specialist at Textron Automotive Company, I oversee all aspects of three-dimensional [CAD] modeling, technical illustration and graphic design, as well as ergonomic tooling. Specifically, I am proficient in CATIA, Mechanical Desktop, and AutoCAD. My position requires training product development teams in using Design for Manufacture and Assembly [DFMA] techniques. I have a broad knowledge of injection molding and advanced assembly processes. In addition, my experience also includes the training and supervision of design interns.
Other areas of expertise include furniture and lighting design as well as human factors research.