Dr. Schneider is a retired U.S. Air Force research and development engineer with over 30 years of experience in technology program management and development. He is responsible for developing industrial projects by evaluating customer needs, matching them with The Texas A&M University System capabilities, and bringing projects to a successful conclusion. The technologies represented include energy and water efficiencies for manufacturing processes, manufacturing technology insertion/replacement, process efficiency analysis, process waste reduction/reutilization, facility analysis and layout, process analysis and value stream mapping, Expansion planning, human factors and ergonomics.