Motivated professional with over 2 decades of experience and a successful career in Purchasing & Facility Management. Results-driven and dedicated with wide-ranging experience planning and leading operations in manufacturing environments. Track record of developing, evaluating and implementing continuous process improvements to minimize waste and reduce costs while maximizing quality and yield. Established effective quality control and safety programs, encouraging proactive participation across the manufacturing floor. International purchasing in domestic and Asian markets. Successful inventory management, negotiating and contracting decision maker. Creative product line expansion. Critical Strengths Lean Manufacturing Establish Key Supplier Agreements & RFP's Contract Management Supply Chain Management Manage Supplier & Vendor Relationships Strategic Sourcing Purchase Indirect Services & Materials Inventory Control Secure Cost-Savings with Purchases Quality Control Strategic Thinking Expand Product Line Inventory & Budget Management Facility Maintenance Production Management Operational Policies Safety Protocols Operational Budgets Staff Development Complex Problem Solving Initiative Driven Kenandy ERP SAGE System Critical Thinking Policy Development