William T. Craddock
Ed.D., PE, PMP, Lead CMSS
Craddock & Associates, Inc
Bill Craddock is a global trainer and management consultant with over 30 years of experience in progressive leadership assignments in functions such as organizational improvements, strategic planning and system implementations. He has an Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering, and a Doctorate in Higher Education. Bill is a member of several professional societies, including ASQ, Project Management Institute (PMI), and a senior member of the Institute for Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE). He is a registered Professional Engineer (PE) and certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) by PMI. Bill has presented invited papers at six international PMI Congresses and one ASQ international conference, authored a commissioned white paper on change management for PMI, and authored a chapter for the book Sustainability Integration for Effective Project Management.
He is a senior examiner for both the State of Arkansas Governor’s Quality Award Program and the National Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Program. He has served as Team Leader, Site Visit Team Leader, Training Developer, and Trainer at both state and national levels, and as Judge at the state level. Also at the state level, he is responsible for developing and coordinating both applicant and examiner training.
Bill successfully completed the ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor Training Course and is a Lead Certified Management Systems Specialist (CMSS) with Exemplar Global. He is a member of the U.S. Technical Advisory Group (TAG) 176, and the international Working Group 23 which is tasked to update ISO 10014, Quality management – Guidelines for realizing financial and economic benefits.
Bill’s current practice focuses primarily on strategic planning and organizational excellence across multiple sectors.
Wednesday, May 2
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM