Alan Ross, CMRP
VP of Reliability, SDMyers Inc.
Alan Ross is the Vice President of Reliability at SD Myers, Inc. in Tallmadge, Ohio. He is responsible for developing and executing long-term reliability strategies and next generation leadership for all operating units, both domestically and internationally. He often presents at industry conferences and has authored several trade publication articles on transformer maintenance and reliability, including articles featured in Solutions and Uptime magazines and has written two books: Unconditional Excellence and Beyond World Class. He completed his undergraduate work in Mechanical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology and Business Communications at Georgia State University and MBA in Marketing from Georgia State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Alan is a Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP), Certified Reliability Leader (CRL), Chairman of the Smart Grid Reliability Alliance, and member of the IEEE Reliability and Power & Energy Societies.