Mary Beth Bonkowski – Chief Executive Officer – President
As a 30 year veteran of aerospace, Mary Beth , co–founded DME to supply reliable and qualified resources to companies requiring support in their strategic and technical operations. Prior to forming DME, Mary Beth has expanded her Program Management knowledge by working for – McDonnell Douglas, Boeing, and Gulfstream.
Skills – Master Scheduling, Engineering BOM Structuring, Production Planning, MRP, Procurement, Inventory Management, and Distribution Resource Management, Facility Relocations, ISO Implementations, Supplier Evaluations, and Metrics Development and Management.
Education – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Management – University of Southern California. Certification – Purchasing, Quality Management.
Jerry Kelso – Chief Operating Officer
Jerry a 40 year veteran in aerospace manufacturing , co-founded DME, in 1992. His diverse and expansive background had helped DME to be a dynamic and diverse company offering a range of commercial and government products. Prior to forming this company, Jerry was a successful manufacturing supplier in the aerospace market – supplying quality machined parts, to customers on time and cost effectively. His background in Manufacturing, Procurement, Supply Chain Management, and Program Management was from his years as Senior Management at McDonnell Douglas.
Skills – Matrix Management, Program Management, At Risk Company Turn Around, Business Ownership, Procurement, Capacity/Capability Management, Negotiations, Cost Price Analysis, Sales & marketing, Expediting, MRP, ISO, and TQM.
Education – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Riverside College
John Warner – Vice President of Operations
John has 10 plus years of Business Ownership and Management. He has a history of increasing the companies profits through cost analysis, hands on management, and employee development throughout his career. John has managed over 500 employees in the course of the last decade.
Skills: Management, Employee Development, Cost Effectiveness, Marketing, Business Development, Entrepreneurship, Cost Analysis, Business Strategy, Brand Development, Labor Cost Management, Human Resources, P&L Management.
Education: Entrepreneurship Degree from Central Michigan University 2004.
Jim McQueeney - President
Dakota Moon Enterprises (DME) is pleased to announce Jim McQueeney has joined our team as President. Jim joins us with his 38 years of aviation experience in various senior leadership roles with major OEM's and suppliers to OEM's. Jim has held senior level roles in both supply chain and manufacturing for companies such as: Gulfstream, Honeywell, Spirit AeroSystems and most recently at Bombardier. Jim understands the roles of suppliers in the complex world of Aviation, having been in the role of President and COO for LMI, a major Aerostructures supplier to many OEM's.