FORT is thrilled to welcome Rhonda Dobyne as our Global Director of Quality!
Rhonda has held prominent executive positions at companies critical to the aerospace and chemical industries where quality is paramount, such as L3Harris, Collins Aerospace, and Akzo Nobel.
FORT CEO Samuel Reeves says of her hiring, “Rhonda deeply understands manufacturing and quality processes and has earned various licenses and certifications throughout her robust career. This makes her an ideal fit for the role we’ve asked her to take on. As a sign of FORT’s need to adopt a holistic approach to quality in everything we make and do, Rhonda will lead our global approach to our supply chain, product quality, and all other aspects of enterprise quality management as a member of the Leadership Team.”
FORT’s mission is to deliver a customer experience worthy of loyalty by providing safety and security solutions that are consistent in function and quality. Rhonda is most looking forward to helping FORT obtain ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Certification, implementing Continuous Improvement/Operational Excellence platform to improve how FORT operates as a company, and lastly, working with the supply chain team members to optimize and build processes to allow for seamless handling of current and future capacity needs.
Rhonda has earned multiple academic and professional achievements, including, but not limited to, her Master’s degree in business administration (MBA), Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, and Global Lead Auditor certifications, to name a few. She enjoys golfing, grilling and smoking meats, and traveling in her free time.