TIM is engaged with the Sasol Ethylene Project in Westlake Louisiana as the Utilities and Infrastructure Manager. During his 25-year career, he has worked on infrastructure systems optimization at BASF, Biofuels process development with British Petroleum, and Utilities Management at Georgia Pacific and Domtar. His areas of expertise are Process Improvement, Steam and Power Generation, Water Treatment, Chemical Recovery, Energy Management, Waste Treatment, and Performance Management. Tim has facilitated over 100 Kaizen workshops and been a contributor in three major process improvement roll outs. He received a BS in Chemistry from the University of Portland (Portland, Oregon) along with a second Major in Philosophy, where he also worked as a teaching assistant. Later earned his MS in Paper Science Technology from the Institute of Paper Science in Atlanta, GA. Currently. He is available for speaking engagements in both Process Improvement and Leadership areas. Tim lives in the Moss Bluff community with his wife Cathy and daughter Yuri. They enjoy gardening, amateur astronomy, cooking, and model rocketry.