Joe Labas has 30 years of experience in Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement. Most recently he worked at Telephonics Corporation in Farmingdale, NY as a Director of Supply Chain Quality. Before that Joe worked at Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, NY where he held several roles including Performance Analysis and Competitive Improvement Group Manager; Project Manager — Continuous Improvement Project (CIP), and Procurement Quality Manager. Joe also worked at Symbol Technologies in Holtsville, NY as Senior Manager of Quality Engineering and Manager of Quality Auditing.
Joe earned his Masters Degree in Quality and Productivity Management from Polytechnic University in Farmingdale, NY where he graduated with an impressive 3.9 GPA! He received a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Manhattan College in Riverdale, NY.
Joe has been certified by ASQ as a Six Sigma Black Belt, Quality Manager, Quality Engineer and a Quality Auditor. He was the Chair of the Long Island Chapter of ASQ from 1999 to 2001. Joe is an instructor for ASQ for Green Belt and Yellow Belt Certification. He is also an Adjunct Professor at SUNY (Stony Brook University) where he teaches a graduate course in Quality Management. Joe has been trained as an ISO 9000 Certified Lead Auditor.
Joe can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org