I am a mechanical engineer with 28 years experience as a gas turbine/jet engine, aviation, automotive and marine expert with experience at 3 world-wide OEMs in the gas turbine industry. Qualified as US Navy Engineering Duty Officer. I am a licensed PE with BSME & MSME degrees, internationally-registered with Model Law designation. Holder of six patents. Experience with military & commercial engine certification and FAA regulations. Significant experience with component design, testing, forensic investigation, failure analysis and field investigations/warranty claims. Lead investigator on claims from foreign navies and conducted on-site investigations. Experience with laparoscopic & ultrasonic medical devices and FDA 510k approval as team leader at a world-leading Fortune 500 OEM. Conducted pre-clinical & hospital trials and successful component testing at CSA labs. Six Sigma Greenbelt, graduate of GE Advanced Course in Engineering and prior holder of USG security clearances. Have opined in gas turbine and automotive personal injury cases.