April 2015 Professional Development Meeting

The April 2015 Professional Development meeting will be held this Thursday, 04/23/15 at Texas Land & Cattle in Richardson TX, right off of Hwy 75 (Central Expressway) on the SB access road just North of Spring Valley Rd.

There will be a Tutorial presentation/meeting from 6:00 – 6:30 PM and then Dinner from 6:30 – 7:30 PM (includes 10 -15 min for section business announcements). The dinner presentation will be from 7:15 – 8:25 PM. Adjournment will be at 8:30 PM.

Please REGISTER (click here) to confirm your attendance.

Chuck Miller, CIA, CISA is currently the Director Internal Audit, Risk, and Compliance at Vertex Business Systems will give the PD Dinner presentation while Steve Fox, Quality Manager at Trilogy Circuits will give the PD Tutorial presentation.

Tutorial Topic:  ASQ Recertification Process

About Steve Fox:

Steve joined ASQ in April 1979, and became a Senior Member in April 1992.  Steve has held several positions within the Dallas Section, including Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary and Treasurer, and is currently chair of Recertification and Chair of the Examining Committee.  He is a Certified Quality Engineer (1986) and Certified Quality Auditor (1989).  He has worked in several industries, including chemistry, foods, and defense electronics.  Currently Steve is the quality manager of Trilogy Circuits in Richardson, where he is also a Certified IPC Trainer to IPC-A-610, Acceptability of Electronic Assembles.

Dinner Topic:  Enterprise Risk Management

Dinner Abstract:

This presentation will cover operational risk management and ERM (Enterprise Risk Management). Our presenter, Charles Miller, CIA (Certified Internal Auditor), Director of Audit, Risk, and Compliance at Vertex Business Services currently focuses on ERM as part of this current job responsibilities.. The latest draft of ISO9001:2015 shows that risk will be added under Planning in Section 6, a welcomed improvement that conveys the intent of Preventive Action (8.5.3). A robust Risk Management program can be an important value-added addition to any ISO 9001 based organization.

About Charles (Chuck) Miller:

Chuck Miller, CIA, CISA is currently the Director Internal Audit, Risk, and Compliance at Vertex Business Systems. He has over 20 years of experience in the areas of Finance and Information Technology (IT) with focus in IT operations, accounting, risk management and auditing.  He is a graduate of Memphis University with an undergraduate degree in Information Technology and a Post graduate degree in Technology management. He has worked in various settings including government, financial, manufacturing, and utilities industries.  Chuck has developed Risk Management programs and implemented several Governance, Risk, and Compliance applications.

His knowledge specialties include: COBIT, COSO, ISO, SOX, GLB, PCI, SOX, SSAE16, Business & IT Process Management, Control & Process Implementation, Operations & IT Risk Management, and  IT/IS Management.