Dr. Sandford Liebesman
Sandford Quality Consulting LLC
Dr. Sandford Liebesman, Sandford Quality Consulting LLC and retired corporate ISO Manager Lucent Technology, had over 35 years experience in quality at Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies, Bellcore (Telcordia) and KEMA Registered Quality. He is an ISO 9000 subject matter expert and auditor and is author of the books TL 9000, Release 3.0: A Guide to Measuring Excellence in Telecommunications, 2nd Edition and Using ISO 9000 to Improve Business Processes. He has presented seminars and published articles on auditing, linking management systems and QMS/EMS support of Sarbanes-Oxley and led the team that developed the 2005 and 2006 ASQ SOX conferences. He has conducted over 95 registrar audits of ISO 9001 and TL 9000. He also conducted internal audits for Lucent technologies. Dr. Liebesman has an engineering degree from the United States Naval Academy and MSEE and Ph.D. (Operations Research) degrees from New York University. He taught statistics, quality control, quality management and operations research at Rutgers University. He is the Past Chair of the ASQ Electronics and Communications Division and a Fellow of ASQ.