Biography of Steve Saunders
Because every company is unique in scope, function and methodology, Steve develops, trains and supervises successful Quality System implementation and training programs specifically for each of his clients, one client at a time.
Mr. Saunders holds a Certified Quality Management Lead Auditor certificate (# QO7486) and Probitas AS 9100 Aerospace Auditor certificate (# 1619031681). Steve has a diverse background in the following manufacturing and industrial environments, including service providers:
Aerospace, Pharmaceutical, Plastics, Oil and Gas, and Food Safety / Services
Steve has been involved with ISO 9001, TS 16949, ISO / IEC 17025, ISO 22000 and / or AS 9100 implementation and certification for many companies. He has a broad knowledge base gained from hands on training and field experience ranging from cGMP's in the Pharmaceutical industry, to API specifications in the Oil and Gas industry, as well as the European prEN 9000-1 and AS 9100 Aerospace Standards.
- Steve has completed the Certified Quality Manager training course (CQM).
- Mr. Saunders has taken more than 40 companies through various QMS certifications and/or accreditations.
- Steve achieved Level 2 certification in accordance with ASNT SNT-TC-1AQ for non-destructive testing methods using magnetic particle and liquid penetrants.
Steve has a BSBA in Aviation Management, an AAS in Quality Control, is a long-time member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ), and currently assists in registrar-conducted audits. Steve is actively involved with and leads Quality Management System training programs, and has lead implementations of many types of ISO 9001 programs resulting in certification. He continues to improve verified training techniques and strives to be an industry leader in Quality Management and Quality System development.