Instructors

 Dan Hammack, CQA

Dan is the Dan HammackQuality Assurance Officer responsible for certification of worldwide network of Mocon Permeation Laboratories. Duties include regulatory compliance, CAPA, non-conformance, lead auditor for internal and FDA audits. Provides quality training for technical personnel, reviews all analytical data. Interested in global quality conformance related to ISO and cGMP standards. Senior member ASQ, Education Committee member, Vice Chair Audits and Measures Subcommittee responsible for assessment of MN Section 1203 prep class instructors. Vice Chair Student Auditor Program which awards local quality professionals continuing education units for participation.

Specialties Laboratory technical support. SME permeation testing of packaging for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and aerospace industry. CQA, ISO 17025 auditor, cGMP laboratory systems development. Global harmonization of packaging industry test methods and standards.

William (Bill) Hamann, CMQ/OE, CQE, CSSGB 

Bill is a Senior Member of ASQ and a Certified Quality Manager and Engineer.  He has a broad background in Quality with over 25 years experience including Design Assurance, Quality Management Systems, Operations Quality Assurance, and Supplier Quality Engineering. Bill worked for Boston Scientific for 15 years, Gyrus/ACMI/Olympus, RTI Remmele Medical (LISI), and most recently at St. Jude Medical/Abbott. He has used the ASQ career tracks in training and developing technical staff using ASQ certification, assisting CQTs, CQEs, CSSMBB, CSSBB, CSSGB, and CMQ/OEs in getting their certifications.

 Timothy Paul Hinricher, CSQE, CRE

Tim HinricherTim is a Senior Member of ASQ, a Certified Software Quality Engineer since 2003, and a Certified Reliability Engineer since 2012. He has worked as a Senior Reliability Test Engineer at Ingersoll Rand in Bloomington, MN, performing accelerated life testing on electronics (embedded controllers, displays, power supplies & inverters, solenoids & valves, and sensors) and controller software system validation testing on Thermo King transport refrigeration systems since 2005. He uses Weibull analysis tools for reliability life data. Prior to this, he worked at John Deere Ag Management Systems, Motorola Broadband Communications Sector, and Rockwell Collins Air Transport Division, accumulating 24 years of industry experience in electronics and software development. He has also been an ISO 9001 auditor.

 

Dale Seitzer SSBB, CQPA

Dale SeitzerDale is a former co-Chair of the MNASQ Education Committee and instructs several classes for the SSGB, SSBB and CQPA refresher classes.  He has 8 years of process improvement experience in financial services, banking, IT, insurance, supply chain, procurement, transactional services, administration, customer service, sales, and offshore.