Curriculum Vitae

Organization Development and Training Development in Grand Rapids

David Lee Fuhrmann Jr., AA, BA, MA.

Education: Western Michigan University College of Educational Leadership and Human Development.

Master’s Degree: Organizational Learning and Performance College of Education and Human Development.. (December 2017)

Bachelor of Arts: Public Relations College of Arts and Sciences. (December 2012)

Minor: International Global Studies (December 2012)

Honors & Awards: Sole recipient of the Robert Brinkerhoff Scholarship 2013, 2014, 2015.

Technical Training Consultant/WriterCompany The Willis Group, LLC Jan 2016 – Dec 2017 

Organize and facilitate multi-language training programs for an Online Engineering Program Design Management System (OE-PDMS) to be used by 2500 engineers in 51 countries.

Baseline Safety Research AssistantCompany NameWestern Michigan University

Sep 2011 – May 2015

Kalamazoo, Michigan Area

Analyzed sterile cockpits and program implementation.

Co-recruited study participants, prepared lab for flight scenarios and calculated inter-observer agreements for data points.

Analyzed quantitative data collected from participant pilots.

Track projected performance markers and deliverables to ensure project remains on course or apply implementations to resolve contradictions.Documented a 94.3 percent improvement over baseline in pilot’s checklist compliance.

Hilton Thesis: Baseline Safety Research with pilots completion of safety checklist.

Success Case Study Management (SCM) Student

Spectrum Health

Jan 2014 – May 2001

Duration 5 mos

Greater Grand Rapids, Michigan Area

Provided a detailed analysis of training programs for management and upper management staff for Spectrum Health.

Qualitative research focusing on the effectiveness of training programs issued by Spectrum Health in daily use.

Qualitative research determining the efficiency of policy implementation for Spectrum Health Mgmt.

Project Manager/Senior Intern: for the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Communication

Western Michigan University

Aug 2010 – Apr 2013 

2 yrs 9 mos

Kalamazoo, Michigan Area

Conducted interviews with newly acquired internship opportunities to determine program/projects needs for organizational impact.

Re-fined existing database, including redacting and adding new acquisitions, to update internship opportunities for student placement.

Supervised and mentored students through bi-weekly meetings to achieve targeted internship outcomes and objectives.

Conducted quality assurance surveys to ensure client satisfaction and improvement opportunities.

Senior Loan Officer, Corporate Trainer, Public Notary. 

Concept One Mortgage Corp.

Jan 1999 – Dec 2004

Greater Grand Rapids, Michigan Area

Speech and Presentation events, Corporate Training, Sales, Marketing, H.U.D. Reports Loan Closing, Public Notarization (Kent County), Credit Restoration, Cold and Warm Calling.

Senior Loan Officer, Corporate Trainer, Public Notary.

Project Manager/Senior Intern: for the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Communication

Success Case Study Management (SCM) Student.

Baseline Safety Research Assistant.