Mr. Wood is President of DC Wood consulting LLC; he holds the ASQ CQE, CMQ/OE, and SSBB certifications, and is a member of the ASQ Quality Management Division. His firm has worked with clients in manufacturing, healthcare, and transactional businesses. He has more 30 years of experience in industrial engineering and quality.
He holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from Western Michigan University and a Masters in Industrial Management at the University of Central Missouri. He has taught over 100 classes in Root Cause Analysis, Performance Measurement, Lean, Six Sigma, Cost of Quality, Statistics, Failure Modes and Effects analysis, Inspection and Supplier Quality Control.
He has been an examiner with the Kansas and the Missouri quality awards, and he authored "The Executive Guide to Understanding and Implementing Quality Cost Programs", (ASQ Press 2007); edited "Principles of Quality Cost: Financial Measures for Strategic Implementation of Quality Management" 4th ed. (ASQ Press 2013); contributed to "The Certified Manager of Quality/ Organizational Excellence Handbook" 4th Ed. (ASQ Press 2014). His company's website is www.dcwoodconsulting.com.