Material Quality Engineer
Ms. Alejandra (Hanna) Ford has been recently promoted to Material Quality Engineer, having held various positions within NRI’s Operations and Quality departments. Prior to joining NRI, Ms. Ford was the manager of Production and Operations at Vida Natural in Mérida, Mexico where she was responsible for monitoring all production manufacturing and new product development. Ms. Ford has previous experience as a consultant for the Mexican Government, having taught courses on quality control, best manufacturing practices, and workplace safety. Ms. Ford also brings laboratory and quality assurance ing experience having supervised quality control ing at Aloe Vida in Mérida, Mexico.
Ms. Ford possesses a Bachelors in Food Science and Chemical Engineering from Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM-CQ), which possesses internationally accreditation and is consistently ranked among the top universities in México within the fields of engineering and business. Ms. Ford is responsible for performing incoming quality assurance and material acceptance ing for NRI’s raw materials and production lots, and her efforts have already significantly improved NRI’s polyurethane and epoxy resin consistency through process improvement changes. Ms. Ford’s commitment to quality, reliability, and integrity, her previous industrial experience, internal knowledge of NRI’s operations, her education, and her commitment to quality make Ms. Ford a valued asset to the organization. Ms. Ford’s role as Material Quality Engineer ensures NRI will remain a leader in the field of innovative composite solutions.