B.S. Chemical Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology - Rolla, MO
Fall 2015 to Fall 2017 GPA: 3.56/4.00
Afton Chemical – Sauget, Illinois August 2018 to Present
Chemical Engineer (Contract)
(Afton Chemical Corporation is part of the NewMarket Corporation family of companies and has been working in the fuel and lubricant additives marketplace for over 90 years.)
Responsible for auditing Process and Instrumentation Diagrams. Use understanding of chemical process to document VOC and HAP containing lines for EPA Title V data collection for fugitive emissions. Collaborate with a team to determine priorities, stop-gaps, and work flows for fugitive emissions reports. Acquired knowledge over sulfonation, alkylation, and blending processes in a petrochemical manufacturing environment.
• Selected as training lead for new team members.
• Trained two new engineers on my third week, equipping them with the necessary skills to work independently.
• Have a 98% accuracy on Title V data collection audits.
Boxes, Inc. Saint Louis, MO April 2018 to August 2018
(Privately held local box manufacturing plant specializing in custom boxes, displays, and contract order fulfilment.)
Performed quality control review of outgoing materials based upon client specifications. Cofacilitated training team members to maintain proper PPE use, and good documentation practices. Implemented paperwork clarification to ensure full comprehension and fulfillment of customer orders through training in all departments.
• Audited and led Lock Out Tag Out procedure improvement, operator certification, and issue proper personal protection equipment to meet compliance.
• Reduced non-compliance report frequency and monthly costs by 19% over 3 months.
Dean’s List - Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017
Fundamentals of Engineering Chemical Certified
A+ program recipient – (50 hours of community service, above a 3.0 GPA, & 97% Highschool attendance)
Omega Chi Epsilon – Community service
(Honors Chemical Engineering Professional Fraternity)
American Institute of Chemical Engineers Treasurer, Chemical Engineering Car Design Team
(Chemical Engineering Professional Fraternity)
Alpha Chi Sigma Student Advisory Committee Representative
(Chemistry based degree professional fraternity)
Aspen Plus/HYSYS, MATLAB, Visual Studio, C++ Programming, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office