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Manager Quality Assurance

Location:
Dayton, Ohio, 45420, United States
Salary:
75,000.00
Posted:
April 01, 2012
Email:
mg03so@r.postjobfree.com
Contact Info:
************@*****.***


JAMES LEE RAY
*** ***** ***
Dayton, OH *****
Cell: (937)***-****
Email: mg03so@r.postjobfree.com
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WORK HISTORY
Nov 2006
to
Oct 2011 Graduate Education Program Manager
United States Air Force
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH

Managed, assisted, and tracked over 700 Air Force officers in Masters and Doctoral programs at the Naval Postgraduate School, the Defense Language Institute, and other educational institutes worldwide. Degree requirements exceed $2.2 million per fiscal year.
• Saved the Air Force $97,000--coordinated short-notice curriculum change
• Managed/oversaw 116 enrollments and 186 graduates during first year
• Recognized for strong leadership ability; awarded Company Grade Officer of Quarter

Nov 2004
to
Nov 2006 Flight Commander/Chief, Resources and Technical Health
United States Air Force
Shaw AFB, SC

Managed $100,000 annual resource budget; established and prioritized budget requirements, coordinated spending plans, and developed other funding avenues for unit needs. Led 17-member operations support flight consisting of military and contractor personnel responsible for unit training, job certification, and standardization-evaluations programs, and communication-computer system/network operations and maintenance. Commander's lead metric analyst charged with maintaining a comprehensive quality assurance program that directly supported continuous improvement of weather forecasting capability, incorporated detailed evaluation and statistical review of Department of Defense operations at over 120 locations.
• Managed $90,000 unit funds/seven Government Purchase Card system cardholders
• Analyzed 3,000 monthly verification files and found improvement areas, support effectiveness rose 10%
• Crafted continuity of operations plan recognized as “Superior” by evaluation inspectors
• Leadership enabled unit to win 2005 award as best Operational Weather Squadron in the Air Force
Aug 2003
to
Nov 2004 Staff Weather Officer
United States Air Force
Shaw AFB, SC

Managed analysis, production, and delivery of technical health statistics of two weather operations centers. Budgeted for current and future weather operations, systems, and logistics support. Programmed and executed $155,000 budget.
• Served as Government Purchase Card account manager, approval authority, resource manager, security manager, and computer security responsible officer

Oct 2001
to
Aug 2003 Assistant Flight Commander
United States Air Force
Fort Wainwright Army Installation, Alaska

Directed tactically deployed combat weather team operations to advise Army leaders on weather impacts to planned battle maneuvers under harsh arctic conditions. Monitored and ensured technical quality of forecasting and observing services.
• Resource manager--responsible for $900,000 of Army tactical equipment and vehicles; achieved rare 100% accounting during inspection
• Authored $25,000 annual spending plan--budget management led to receipt of needed equipment beyond fiscal constraints
• Directed and oversaw the complete revision of Combat Weather Team lesson plans--guaranteed 5-person unit 100% trained
• Company Grade Officer of the Quarter; youngest officer in unit bested senior personnel for honor
EDUCATION
Jan 2007
to
Jul 2008 Central Michigan University
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
Master of Science in Administration
• Focus area of Organizational Design/Development and Team Building/Management
• Graduated with overall GPA of 3.98
• Inducted into Golden Key International Honour Society
Aug 1991
to
Jun 1994 Roanoke College
Salem, VA
Bachelors in Business Administration
• Focus area of Human Resource Management
• Strong training background in Financial Management
MEMBERSHIPS
Who's Who of American Business Leaders (2008), Alpha Kappa Psi, Professional Business Fraternity (lifetime member), Military Officer’s Association of America, Veterans of Foreign Wars (lifetime member), American Legion
SOFTWARE/SYSTEM SKILLS
Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access), Internet Explorer, ABSS, Automated Records Management System, and Defense Travel Systems