Meet Our Expert:
Dan Sommers

Dan is a senior member of the American Society for Quality and a member of the American Statistical Association. He has published articles in ASQ’s Journal of Quality Technology and was awarded ASQ’s annual Brumbaugh Award, which cites a paper he authored as the year’s largest single contribution to the development of industrial applications of quality control. He is also a chapter co-author in the Juran Quality Control Handbook, fourth edition.

M.S. Industrial  and Systems Engineering-University of Iowa

M.S. Mathematical Statistics-Ball State University

B.S. Actuarial Science-Ball State University

Schooled in the methods of R.A Fisher, the father of modern statistics

Areas of Expertise Include:

With over 25 years of experience, Dan is an Internationally recognized hands-on consultant in Quality Management and Quality Engineering, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma methodology (DMAIC and DFSS), and Industrial Statistics.

  • Six Sigma (DMAIC)
  • Process Troubleshooting
  • Statistical Process Control
  • Reliability Analysis
  • Industrial Statistics
  • Design for Six Sigma
  • Quality Systems Design
  • Design of Experiments
  • Acceptance Sampling
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Lean Principles
  • Quality Improvement
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Team Work Groups


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