James N. Salapatas, PE, PMP
James N. Salapatas, PE, PMP, (Retired) Senior Partner, Quality Management Consulting is a consultant and trainer in project management and Industrial Engineering. He has over 50 years of experience, having held executive positions in utilities, consulting, computer integrated systems, manufacturing, and transportation. Formerly on the senior faculty at Keller Graduate School of Management, DeVry University, he has written several on-line courses at www.SunCam.com a professional engineering continuing education organization. Mr. Salapatas was a contributing author to The Implementation of Project Management Handbook by PMI® and the Industrial Engineering Handbook, third edition by Maynard and was chairman of the ANSI committee on Flow Charting Standards. He has a patent in the materials handling field is listed in Marquis “Who’s Who in America 2021- 22, Who’s Who in the South and Southwest 1973-74.” Mr. Salapatas was a member of the State of Florida Governor’s Commission on Management and Efficiency is a life member of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers and a forty-year member of Project Management Institute. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering in 1955 from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, and a Master of Science degree in Management in 1979 from Florida International University, Miami, Florida.