We are pleased to announce and welcome Kherri-Dean Hummer as our new Director of Manufacturing Quality/ Process Control.
In this position, Hummer will oversee all aspects of quality assurance and quality control for the company’s aluminum extrusion and value-added business. In addition to providing leadership to the quality team, she will be responsible for improving Vitex’s quality management systems, strengthening its ability to support customer requirements.
“Our manufacturing team remains focused on delivering a high level of quality and customer service,” said Andrew Curland, President of Vitex Extrusion. “Continually improving our processes and quality controls is essential to that goal, and Kherri-Dean brings the level of knowledge and experience driving operational excellence for large corporations that we will benefit from.”
Hummer brings over 10 years of manufacturing quality assurance and quality control experience supporting Lean Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing initiatives. Previously, as Production Quality Manager for GE Aviation, she was responsible for product quality reviews and ensuring the company maintained compliance and conformity to AS9100 QMS requirements.
“I’m excited to join Vitex Extrusion and look forward to improving the quality management system and supporting the company’s continued growth,” said Hummer. “Vitex has a great team that is engaged and determined to deliver quality products for our customers—that level of commitment is unparalleled.”