Ronald D. Snee, Ph.D.

Ronald D. Snee, PhD is founder and president of Snee Associates, a firm dedicated to the successful implementation of process and organizational improvement initiatives. He provides guidance to senior executives in their pursuit of improved business performance using Quality by Design, Lean Six Sigma, and other improvement approaches that produce bottom line results. He worked at the DuPont Company for 24 years prior to initiating his consulting career. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Pharmaceutical programs at Temple University and at Rutgers University. Ron received his BA from Washington and Jefferson College and MS and PhD degrees from Rutgers University. He is an academician in the International Academy for Quality and a fellow of the American Society of Quality, the American Statistical Association, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He has been awarded ASQ’s Shewhart and Grant Medals, and ASA’s Deming Lecture Award as well as more than 20 other awards and honors. He is a frequent speaker and has published five books and more than 260 papers in the fields of performance improvement, quality, management, and statistics. Ron is a past recipient of IVT’s Speaker of the Year Award. He can be reached at Ron@SneeAssociates.comRon received his BA from Washington and Jefferson College and MS and PhD degrees from Rutgers University. He is an academician in the International Academy for Quality and Fellow of the American Society of Quality, American Statistical Association, and American Association for the Advancement of Science. He has been awarded ASQ’s Shewhart and Grant Medals, and ASA’s Deming Lecture Award as well as numerous other awards and honors. He is a frequent speaker and has published 5 books and more than 230 papers in the fields of quality, performance improvement, management, and statistics. His presentations were recently recognized with the Institute of Validation Technology’s Speaker of the Year Award.