Robert has over 15 years of experience in operations management in a variety of sectors such as Agriculture, Transportation and Logistics, Metal Production, Consulting and Medical Device Manufacturing. Robert is an experienced manager with an engineering and project management background who specializes in Lean systems, Supervisory training, and Culture changing methodology installation to improve processes and help them run at peak efficiencies.
Prior to Joining the Powers Company, Robert was a Director of Operation for a large Scale commercial Nursery with peak personnel of 600 employees as well as a Production coordinator for Alcoa Inc for day to day operations in a Metal Processing facility. Robert specializes in using technology to drive lean concepts from ideas to Implementation to results using best practices in quality, production, and change management. He is Fluent in English and Spanish
Robert holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology and a Masters in Business Administration from Duke University.