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educator , Industrial engineer

Rolando Quintana, industrial engineer, educator. Registered professional engineer, Texas; certified quality engineer. Recipient National Intelligence Certified Distinction, Defense Intelligence Agency/Central Intelligence Agency, 1992.

Background

Quintana, Rolando was born on February 13, 1958 in Havana, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1962. Son of Rolando Pascual and Hilda (Davila) Quintana.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Texas, El Paso, 1985. Master of Science in Engineering, University Texas, El Paso, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, New Mexico State University, 1995.

Career

Mechanic estimator, safety consultant, El Paso, 1980-1984;industrial engineer, technical writer, Allen Bradley Company, El Paso, 1986;operations research analyst, United States Civil Svc., Fort Bliss, Texas, 1986-1990;instructor computer information system, El Paso Community College, since 1990. Adjunct Professor industrial engineering University Texas, El Paso, since 1992. Evaluator National Science Foundation, Washington, 1993.

Methods and ergonomics track chairman, speaker Annual Border Conference on Manufacturing and Environment, El Paso, 1993.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Texas. Certified quality engineer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Interactive Bus Scheduling System, 1986 (Nick Hoage award 1987), (computer software) Tiempo-A Time Study Management System, 1988, Systematic Performance Rating, 1993.

Membership

Active Mexico-American Legal Defense and Education Fund, El Paso, 1993, Flood Damage Prevention Board Appeals, El Paso, 1993, Texas Alliance of Chicanos in Higher Education, El Paso, 1993. Member National Society of Professional Engineers, Institute Industrial Engineers (senior, treasurer, board directors 1992-1993), American Society Quality Control, American Society Safety Engineers, Data Processing Management Association (vice president 1993), Texas Society Professional Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: weightlifting, gardening roses.

Connections

Married Maria del Carmen Ochoa, June 29, 1991.

father:
Rolando Pascual Quintana

mother:
Hilda (Davila) Quintana

spouse:
Maria del Carmen Ochoa