Andreas is an Engineer/Educator with over 30 years of experience in packaging automation with a bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology, and a technical Business and Management degree, as well as an Apprenticeship Instructor Certification & Degree from IHK Münster, Germany. Andreas’s expertise in developing dual education programs led to successful workforce development in Manufacturing organizations.
Andreas was the Head of Technical Training & Education in the U.S. for the Training Facility for Festo Didactic in Mason, OH. He previously worked in the Engineering Division at York Technical College in Rock Hill, SC as the Department Chair in Industrial Maintenance Technology, Mechatronic & Welding, where he created a unique Associate Degree based on the needs of the industry partners in the Charlotte NC area.
He is a past board member of the Workforce Investment Board, Butler, Clermont, Warren County (Area 12) OH, member of Examination Board of Mechatronic Technician of the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Active member and Past President at Rotary Int. Lancaster South Carolina.
A German native, Andreas lives in Maineville, Ohio Greater Cincinnati USA where he enjoys time to ride his BMW Motorcycle and ride his bicycle on the Loveland bike trail. He also likes to scuba dive in his spare time.
- Workforce Development
- Apprenticeship Program Design
- Curriculum Design
- Dual Education Programs
- Technical Education
- Culture & Change Management
- Manufacturing Relocation
- Performance Improvement
- Production Increase Optimization
- Quality Improvement
- Production Cost Reduction Optimization
- Industrial Engineering & Technology
- Industry 4.0 / IIoT
- Automation & Digitalization