Mrs. Barbara Amberg
Awarded $2,500 on 8/17/2010
Barbara is a graduate student at Eastern Michigan University and nearing her completion of a Master of Science degree in Quality Management. She has worked in quality functions for a major Tier 1 automotive supplier since the early 1990s. She wanted to pursue a higher education to learn the latest principles in Quality Management and to gain fresh skills to promote customer satisfaction through improved product, process quality and leadership. She recently extended her classroom experience to work with a non-profit private school by setting up a cost of quality system applying the COQ principles. She also served over eight years as a scout leader for Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts of America. Barbara resides in Fenton, MI with her husband and four children.