Mrs. Patsy Ball Brown is the principle consultant for Brown & Associates Quality Consulting, Inc. She has experience in quality engineering and quality management with AT&T, Lucent Technologies, Lennox Industries, and as an independent trainer and consultant. Mrs. Brown has a broad base of experience in quality management and engineering as well as other management systems. She has provided training and consulting support to companies in achieving registration to one of the ISO 9000-based standards and in developing parallel management systems in environmental management, food safety and quality, six sigma and safety. Mrs. Brown has extensive audit experience in evaluating management systems for compliance to the requirements of the various standards.
Mrs. Brown is a Fellow in ASQ and a former Board of Directors member and has ASQ certifications as a Quality Engineer, Reliability Engineer, Quality Auditor, Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence and Six Sigma Black Belt. She holds masters degrees in Industrial Engineering and in Engineering Management. She is a contributing author to Supply Management Handbook, published by ISM and to technical journals, including The Auditor and is a frequent conference speaker.