Startup and Turn-Around Consultant

Jeffrey J. Spira - Other Professional Information

Education & Certifications

BS Engineering Technology - California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California - 1976

Certificate - CNC Programming, Hartford, Connecticut - 1980

Certificate - Geometric Domensioning & Tolerancing (ANSI Y14.5), Yorba Linda, California - 1991

Certificate - Solidworks Computer Aided Engineering, Irvine, California - 2007

Certified Lead Auditor - ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems, Ontario, California - 2012

Certified Lead Auditor - ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems, Ontario, California - 2012

Certified Lead Auditor - ISO 18001 Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems, Ontario, California - 2012

Certified Lead Auditor - AS 9100C Aerospace Quality Management Systems, Placentia, California - 2013

Certified Internal Auditor - ISO/IEC 17025 Laboratory Management Systems, Huntington Beach, California - 2014

Certified Lead Auditor - ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management Systems, Placentia, California - 2015

Technical Publications

Rod Seal Leakage Control by Method of Contact Pressure - NFPA - 1990

Waste Water Recycling Methods for Electronics Defluxing Processes - EMPF - 1993

Novel Closed Loop Waste Water Treatment Technology - Surface Mount Technology - 1993

An Aqueous/Semi-Aqueous Hybrid System for Inherently Safe PCB Deflxing - Nepcon West - 1994

Aqueous Cleaning Alternatives to Vapor Degreasing - Precision Cleaning - 1994

Books in Print

Turn Your Ideas into Money - Chilton Books - 1990 - ISBN 0-8019-8008-9

Seamanship and Coastal Navigation - Spira International - 1997

Simplified Celestial Navigation - The Noon Sun Shot - Spira International - 1997

Saltwater Angler's Guide to Southern California - Wilderness Adventures Press - 2000 - ISBN 1-885106-72-6

Shipwrecks and Artificial Reefs of Southern California - Spira International - 2004 - ISBN 0-9753524-0-7

Making SEO Work for You - RapidBooks - 2011 - ISBN 0-9811448-6-1

How To Build an Easy Homebuilt Sea Kayak - Spira International - 2011 - ISBN 978-0-9753524-1-0

Learn 2 Earn (Ghost writted for Dr. Shaan Kumar) Createspace - 2012 - ASIN: B005N2334U

MBA 360 (Ghost writted for Dr. Shaan Kumar) Createspace - 2012 - ASIN: B00VAZWWBO

Born 2 Win (Ghost writted for Dr. Shaan Kumar) Createspace - 2012 - ISBN 978-1463645922

Other Published Materials

Columns: The Computer Age in "Pool & Spa News" 1986-1988, Looking Ahead in "Commodore Computer" 1988, Technical Corner in "The Bamboo Fly Rod" 1997-1998

Feature Articles: Several dozen original articles on technical topics have appeared in: "Coast Compute," "Commodore Computer," "Showcase U.S.A," "Pool & Spa News," "Chemical Processing," "Jane's International Defense Review," "Lasers & Optronics," "Medical Device and Diagnostics," "Surface Mount Technology." In addition have had numerous Opinion Editorial pieces appear in numerous newspapers.