Quantum Plastics Names New Director of Quality
Elgin, Illinois – May 31, 2016- Continuing its commitment to be the undisputed leader in plastics manufacturing, Quantum Plastics has named Elizabeth Roush as Director of Quality.
In her new capacity as Director of Quality, Elizabeth Roush will lead the development, implementation and ongoing management of Quantum Plastics’ quality programs and policies across all divisions, in the United States and Mexico. She will also be responsible for obtaining and maintaining the appropriate quality certifications for each facility. Quantum Plastics President and Chief of Operations Officer, Ron Embree, stated, “Elizabeth Roush’s knowledge and expertise are valued assets for Quantum Plastics. We pride ourselves on being a forerunner in quality and engineering. Her passion, flawless audit track record and skillset are critical as we continue to grow.”
Elizabeth Roush brings over 30 years of knowledge and experience to the Quantum Plastics brand. Ms. Roush’s entire career has been in quality, where she has experienced all quality roles; from technician to manager. For the past 12 years, she has excelled in the Quality Manager capacity at the Quantum Plastics, Master Molded Products Division in Elgin, Illinois.
Under Ms. Roush’s quality leadership, the Master Molded Products Division has earned the GMP AIB, Kosher and NSF certifications in food and safety. Ms. Roush created the documentation and processes necessary to receive and maintain all food and safety certifications. She has also lead and maintained both ISO and TS certifications at the Master Molded Division.
Ms. Roush’s accomplishments are many. She is a Six Sigma Greenbelt and has earned the ISO 9001/ TS16949 and ISO 14001 Auditor Certifications. She has also earned the Calibration, Certified Quality Technician and Certified Mechanical Inspector certifications. Roush explains, “As a certified auditor, I am able to locate areas for improvement and have a deep understanding of the standards and regulations needed to ensure our plants run at the highest quality standard. It is this unifying precision and attention to detail that our customers can rely on and expect at any of the five Quantum Plastics divisions.”