Senior Quality Manager, Infinitum Electric, Hutto, TX, USA
Venkata Charan Kantumuchu is a Senior Quality Manager at Infinitum Electric and has more than 10 years of professional experience in quality. He has a bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering and a master's degree in manufacturing and business administration. He has been a member of the American Society for Quality and the Society for Manufacturing Engineers since 2012. He has served in various quality leadership roles in many manufacturing companies. He has worked in the automotive, electrical, packaging, and wireless communication industries. He has been serving as the Chair and Chair-Elect for SME, Oklahoma City Chapter since 2015 and has also served in various capacities including Chair for Voice of the Customer and Chair for Audit at Oklahoma City ASQ chapter. He is currently volunteering as the Lead Quality documentation officer for a nonprofit organization (helpfulengineering.org) that is striving to make affordable ventilators and working on projects like drone delivery of medical supplies for rural villages in India. He has coached several students and employees of the companies he worked for, on the applications of Lean Manufacturing, and he has also been part of the SME mentor program since 2018 helping students with their career questions.