SMTA Certification Committee


To develop and implement the Certification program in SMT Processes and Six Sigma Green Belt. All Committee Members must be knowledgeable or, preferably, subject matter experts within some or all of the SMT processes covered by the certification program. These tasks include but are not limited to reviewing and updating course content, assist with promotion of program, identify and suggestion yearly locations and markets, identify instructors.

Meeting Information: One face to face meeting at SMTA International and monthly telecons during the year, electronic communication.

Volunteer time required: 12 hours annually.

Committee Members:

Miguel Colomer
Committee Chair
Product Application Manager
Yamaha Motor Corporation USA
Felix Gutierrez Bueno
Committee Chair
Staff Ext. Manufacturing Eng.
Ethicon EES
Jasbir Bath
Owner, Consulting Engineer
Bath Consultancy
Howard Feldmesser
Principal Staff Engineer
W. James Hall
Principal Consultant
ITM Consulting
Ronald Lasky
Sr. Technologist
Indium Corporation
Chintan Sanghani
Quality Manager
Houston Sigma Technologies
Bill Stadler
Value Stream Manager - Prototype Services
Ducommun, Inc.
Charles Swanson
Process Engineer
Rockwell Automation
Kevin Syverson
Chief Technical Officer
Silicon Forest Electronics, Inc.
Carlos Tafoya
Intl. Technical Applications Director
AIM Solder
Phil Zarrow
President & Principal Consultant
ITM Consulting

Join the Committee:

To join this committee, please contact the current committee chair listed here.

SMTA Headquarters
6600 City West Parkway, Suite 300
Eden Prairie, MN 55344 USA

Phone +1 952.920.7682
Fax +1 952.926.1819