Certified Manager of Quality and Organizational Excellence Exam Refresher (COURSE # 6161)
Russ is an ASQ Fellow, Certified Quality Auditor and Certified Quality Manager. He is a co-editor of The Certified Quality Manager Handbook 2nd edition and the ASQ Certified Quality Manager Section Refresher Course, contributor to the ASQ Certified Quality Manager Self-Directed Learning program and the Certified Quality Engineer Handbook, and a co-editor of the Quality Improvement Handbook. He is active in ASQ’s Quality Management Division’s activities.
As president of R.T. Westcott & Associates, of Old Saybrook, Connecticut, Russ guides clients in implementing ISO 9001 quality management systems, applying for Baldrige-type awards, strategic planning, project management and initiating lean practices.
Russ instructs the Certified Quality Manager – Refresher Course, Basics of Quality Improvement, and Simplified Project Management for Quality Professionals. He writes for Quality Progress, Quality Digest, The Quality Management Forum and The Informed Outlook and edits The Sound View, for the Thames Valley Section. He authored Stepping Up To ISO 9001:2000, a 2003 publication of Paton Press.
Russ’ industry experience includes management positions with:
His careers include:
He is a graduate of Boston University and of GE’s Financial Training Program.