Captain Inderjit Arora
IJ serves as QMII’s lead consultant, assisting clients to achieve their objectives of using process based management systems to build efficiency and ensure continual improvement. IJ holds a Doctorate in the Process-Based Approach to Leadership and is a certified ISO 9001 lead auditor with Exemplar Global.
IJ’s expertise includes ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 28000
, ISO 9001, AS9100, ISPS and ISM Code among others. He specializes in the training of top management and preparing them for leadership roles including within the maritime industry and the military. His extensive maritime background with over 35 years combined experience in the Indian Navy, Commercial Merchant Marine and as a VP of a large Maritime Flag Administration make him a sought after speaker and consultant. He has lectured in several universities and institutions in the US and abroad on process-based management systems, conflict resolution, effective communication, root cause analysis, causal analysis, FMEA, mistake proofing and problem solving, and other leadership and system subjects.
IJ completed his MBA from The College of William & Mary and has studied International Transportation at the Old Dominion University, Norfolk. He is also a graduate from the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) and was a member of the Board of Examiners for the Malcom Baldrige Quality Award in 2013. He is a member of the US Technical Advisory Group (TAG) 176.
A former seagoing officer with extensive experience on supertankers and a senior executive with 20 years of industry experience, Julius leads the operations at QMII. He has worked with and assisted organizations of varied sizes across a wide spectrum of industries. He is well versed in the disciplines of maritime safety/security, aerospace, environmental, supply chain security, and quality standards. He teaches, consults and audits in these disciplines, including Designated Person, Problem Solving, Conflict Management and Awareness Leaders courses.
Julius received his MBA from the Darden School of Business, University of Virginia. He is a PECB Certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor and is a member of the Nautical Institute and the American Society for Quality.
Anjalika has over the years developed a keen intuitive sense which, coupled with her management skills, makes her a great asset to QMII.
Prior to joining QMII, Anjalika has worked in a number of roles within the media and entertainment industry. A key achievement of her career was being selected as an assistant director for a Bollywood movie. She has also obtained her Registered Yoga Teacher 200-hour certificate (RYT) and loves to study History. She has studied Art History and Archaeology.
Since joining our team, Anjalika has successfully taken on progressive roles, supporting business development and assisting on consultations and audits. She is well versed in the process-based management approach and possesses exceptional managerial skills with the ability to ensure goals are met in a timely fashion. She is also a PECB certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor.
Virginia oversees creation, maintenance and publication of our training materials and control of our business system documents. She has also developed and lead team building and conflict management workshops. She works remotely our of her home office in PA.
Virginia has a BS in Psychology and completed coursework for an MS in Community Psychology and Social change. Outside of work, Virginia has a passion for making pottery and jewelry.
Lisa is a customer-focused business development professional and serves as the Manager of Global Solutions at QMII. She has more than 15 years’ experience developing, auditing and improving management systems that meet and exceed the requirements of ISO 9001 and other system standards. She has an eye for detail and is able to see the big picture while assisting clients meet their objectives. Lisa thrives on solving problems and enjoys matching the needs of the client to the best solution. She is a “people-person” and loves developing long-lasting relationships.
Outside of the office, Lisa volunteers at her church on a regular basis as well as makes occasional visits with her Cocker Spaniel, Copper, to nursing homes, facilities for the developmentally disabled and veterans’ facilities to bring joy and a smile to each face. She is the most fulfilled when she is giving back, whether it be to family, friends or perfect strangers as it is truly “more blessed to give than to receive.”
She lives with her husband and family in Central Ohio.
Dave is a consultant, auditor and instructor with Quality Management International, Inc. (QMII) and has over 27 years of honorable military service with the U.S. Coast Guard.
After earning a commission as an Ensign, David served in various positions in the Marine Safety Program. As a LCDR, he served at two Headquarter units, including his last assignment in the Quality Management Division, which was responsible for implementation of the Mission Management System (MMS). The MMS conforms to ISO 9001 International Quality Management System standards, and is currently being used within the Marine Safety and Prevention program to ensure greater program efficiency and effectiveness.
He is a current member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ).
Peter is an accomplished communications professional, bringing over 30 years of experience to QMII client programs. He is a senior trainer and consultant at QMII.
Peter served in the United States Navy as an air traffic controller. Upon returning to civilian life, Peter completed his undergraduate degree in business and a master’s degree in mass communication. His career includes 25 years working in the telecommunications industry. Peter also brings real estate experience with a focus on smart homes and sustainable building designs.
Peter holds a BS in Business from Virginia Commonwealth University, an MA in Communications from Michigan State University and a Master’s degree from the Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability, at Virginia Tech.