Sandra Amador

samador2@bcit.ca

work experience

Sandra is a Certified Quality Auditor, an Operations and Quality Management professional with a Chemical Engineering degree and over 25 years of experience in the Quality world. She has worked in various industries, like Pharmaceutical and Compressed gas, holding several leadership roles that successfully led teams and organizations through ISO 9001 Certification, Continuous Improvement programs implementation, and successful compliance audits. She is known for her engaging training style and for developing interactive training materials for Lean, ISO standards, cGMP requirements, Quality Management Systems, Project management, etc. She has also worked in laboratory, manufacturing and services environments, and as a lead auditor performing internal and external audits that have provided value and improvement opportunities to the auditees. True believer of Quality being present in all aspects of our lives and always striving to achieve improvements, while recognizing that it is all about people; Sandra's fundamental approach is to understand the culture and the people that shape a group or organization to determine what is the best set of tools to utilize.

education

BSc in Chemical EngineeringOperations Management with Quality Management specialty certificationCertified Quality Auditor from ASQProject Management certificationSSGB certification