Richard S Golas
Current City: Wellsville, NY
Chapter: Buffalo Niagara SCORE
From 1961 to 1962 worked for Northeast Airlines and Seaboard World Airlines. Worked for General Electric from 1962 to 1963 on the Atlantic Missile Range. Worked for AVCO Corporation Electronics Division (Service) in Cincinnati, Ohio as the Manager of Quality Assurance and on the Atlantic and Pacific Missile Ranges. Spent 2 years in Saudi Arabia as the Director of Training at the Dhahran International Airport. Returned to the States and worked for the Terry Steam Turbine Co. as the Manager of Engineering Services. When Terry became part of a joint venture I was transferred to Wellsville, NY (Dresser-Rand Steam Turbine Division)in 1987. Taught classes in Total Quality for 10 years and specialized in classes on Problem Solving for Small Businesses and operation and maintenance of steam turbines to employees and customers. Retired in July 1999. Instruct in Problem Solving for Accord's EAP classes.
BS Degree in Organizational Management from Houghton College. Airframe and Power plant License from East Coast Aero Tech. Certified Professional Manager.