Daniel E. Sniezek

Mr. Sniezek has 25+ years of experience in the development and
maintenance of highly complex and highly available systems.  He is an
internationally sought out technical advisor and speaker on subjects
of software quality, computerized reliability, Systems Engineering,
Systems Safety, quality systems and process improvements.

Mr. Sniezek's career centered on helping companies, governments and
people improve through the use of visual thinking, quality
managment tools and cafe style techniques.   He uses his skills as and
engineer and artist to convey complex concepts.  He began his
education at Youngstown State University where he received his
degree in Electrical Engineering.   

He currently serves as Regional Director and Past Section Affairs
Council Chair for American Society of Quality and is the recipient of
the coveted
Paul A. Robert's Award presented to him in 1996 for his
outstanding effort, dedication, and contribution to the ASQ
Binghamton Section.  He currently holds the membership grade of
Fellow in ASQ.  He also serves as IEEE Reliability Chapter Chair and
is a Senior Member.   

Mr. Sniezek's mentors are Dr. Deming, the father of Total Quality
Management and Mr. Don Gause, the writer of the book "Quality
before Design".  Dr. Deming taught him the need for the use of
statistics in process improvements.  Mr. Don Gause mentored Mr.
Sniezek as his advisor during his graduate studies at the University of
Binghamton.  Mr. Sniezek's studies centered in the area of the design
process used in computerized systems in industrial applications.     

He contributes to many world-wide computerized systems standards
such as IEC-1508, SP-80.01, TR-84.02, DO-178B and others.