Automotive Technical Expert & Senior Member of Technical Staff DfR Solutions - Southeast Michigan Automotive Office
McLeish heads the Michigan automotive office of DfR Solutions, a Failure
Analysis/Lab Services, QRD consulting and CAE Software Development firm. He holds a dual MSEE/ME degree in automotive
controls systems and 3 patents in embedded control systems. He is a senior member and Regional Director
of the ASQ Reliability & Risk Division, a member of the SAE-Automotive E/E Reliability
Standards and ISO-26262 Functional Safety Committees and the Automotive
Electronic Council. He has over 35 years
of automotive and military E/E design engineering and product assurance experience
that start by being a member of the team that invented the first Microprocessor
Engine Controller at Chrysler in the 1970’s, then in advanced E/E system
R&D and later vehicle system engineering at GM. Eventually evolving into a Quality,
Reliability, Durability Technical and Reliability Manager who is an author/coauthor
of multiple GM and SAE standards. He is
credited with the introduction of Physics of Failure/ Reliability Physics
methods to GM.
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