Sherard Jones Staff Liason

Karen Darby Member
October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2023

Southwestern Child Development Commission, Inc.
Kings Mountain, NC

Maja Hukic Member
September 1, 2022 – December 31, 2023

Rotary International
Evanston, IL

Yeisan Matthew Member
October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2023

Matteson, IL

Vincent Mokaya Member
October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2023

Diverse Management Consultancy Ltd

A PECB Certified Trainer | PECB MS Auditor | Lead Auditor in ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 22000, ISO 22301, ISO 13485, ISO 29001, ISO 37301, ISO 21500 Lead Project Manager, ISO/IEC 17025 Lead Assessor, ISO 31000:2018 Transition, ISO 45001:2018 Transition, ISO 19600 Foundation, ISO 21001:2018 Foundation, ISO/IEC 20000:2018 Transition, Six Sigma Black, Green & Yellow Belt Certified Professional & Good Manufacturing Practices, GMP, Good Warehouse and Distribution Practices, GWDP.

1. American Society for Quality [ASQ] - Professional Member
2. International Society of Sustainability Professionals [ISSP] - Standard Member
3. Kenya Bureau of Standards I National Quality Institute [NQI] - Full Member

1. Member - IACET Council on Standards Development, USA
2. National Technical Committee Member - Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS), KENYA
3. Professional Trainer - The Knowledge Academy, UK
4. ISO Management Systems Lead Auditor (Africa) - TUV NORD Italia, ITALY
5. Independent Contractor (Lead Auditor) - Institute of Bio Research Auditing and Training in Southern Africa (IBRATSA), SOUTH AFRICA
6. Independent Expert Evaluator - Eureka Network, BELGIUM
7. ISO Management Systems Auditor - DQS South Africa (Pty) Ltd, SOUTH AFRICA
8. PECB Certified Trainer (Africa) - PECB, CANADA
9. PECB MS Lead Auditor (Africa) - PECB MS, CANADA
10. Senior Quality Associate (Africa) - SQA Services, Inc. USA
11. Trainer I Consultant I Lead Auditor in ISO Management Systems (Africa) - Diverse Management Consultancy Ltd, KENYA

1. Kenya
2. Uganda
3. Tanzania
4. Ethiopia
5. Zambia
6. Angola
7. Ghana
8. Tunisia
9. South Africa
10. Eswatini

Areas of Expertise:
• ISO Management Systems Consultancy (Training, Implementation, Auditing & Certification/Accreditation)
• National Quality Infrastructure and Standards Development
• Conformity Assessments, Quality Assurance & Quality Control
• Food Safety & HACCP
• Regulatory Affairs & Compliance
• Training Material/Curriculum Development
• Laboratory Management & Systems Strengthening
• Environmental Impact Assessment/Environmental Audit (EIA/EA)
• Industrial & Medical Biotechnology / Medical Devices / Pharmaceuticals
• GMP / GWDP / GLP / GxP Audits
• Six Sigma & Continual Improvement
• Risk/Project Management
• Strategic Management (Environmental Analysis, Strategy Formulation, Implementation, Monitoring, Evaluation & Control)
• Tourism (Hotel and Accommodation) Sustainability
• Supplier Quality Audits
• Oil and Gas Projects
• UN Sustainable Development Goals

Sandy Schwarz Member
October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2023

Emerson Automation Solutions
Marshalltown, IA

Sandra is currently the Sr. Manager of Quality Standards & Consulting, Emerson Automation Solutions.. Emerson specializes in process flow products and solutions to digitally transform a business' capabilities through automation in industries such as oil and gas, chemical and water, to name a few. 

With over 20 years of experience in the learing and development field, Sandy has helped to transform the quality of Emerson practices and standards that impact all aspects of the learning process with their customers. She also worked as a contractor prior to Emerson helping global companies deliver engaging content to their employees.  She is a Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt and has enhanced processes at various companies to improved effectiveness and to reduce costs through efficiences and eliminating rework.

Sandy attended Iowa State University (ISU) where she earned an Instructional Design Certification and her Master of Education M.Ed.with an emphasis in Technology. Prior to this she attended Upper Iowa University and majored in Business Administration obtaining her Bachelor of Science. She is an active member of IACET as a Commissioner (2021) and Standards Council member (2021). She also participated in writing IACET White Paper - Guidelines for Competency-based Learning. In addition to serving on IACET and community-based boards (County Planning Board, Soccer Association and Pre-School), she enjoys bicycling, writing and painting in her spare time.

Dr. Pamela Wiggins Member
October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2023

Wiggins Management & Consulting, LLC
Jacksonville, FL

A native of Fairfax, Virginia, Dr. Pamela Wiggins is a three-time International author and co-author, national speaker, Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator, Certified Arbitrator, Adjunct Professor, and Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. Dr. Wiggins is CEO & Owner of two businesses: Wiggins Management & Consulting, LLC, specializing in staff training & development, leadership coaching & mentoring, family mediation, and arbitration, and RC Wiggins Properties, LLC, specializing in real estate property acquisitions. She is an outspoken advocate with a message of empowerment to live your purpose today, not tomorrow. Dr. Wiggins has been interviewed by WJXT4 Television-The Local Station/ News4Jax in Jacksonville, Florida. She has been featured in the Jacksonville Business Journal, “Women on the Move,” and Folio Weekly Magazine, “Honored Business, Jacksonville’s Finest 2016 Business Profile Series.” Dr. Wiggins has facilitated programs she authored (Top 10 Soft Skills You Need: In the Workplace and Beyond, Increasing Your Happiness, Business in Review, and What is Your Return on Investment (ROI) in Florida. Dr. Wiggins consistently inspires hundreds of individuals through one-on-one consultations, workshops and webinars to develop and live their purpose.

Dr. Wiggins earned her Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University, Master of Arts in Organizational Management from University of Phoenix, and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Marymount University.  

Dr. Wiggins diverse professional career spans from corporate business to higher education to social services with over 11 years of corporate executive leadership experience as Chief Executive Officer; 15 years of experience in staff training, coaching, and mentoring; eight years of experience in quality management and auditing; 12 years of experience in social services and Family Safety programs; over four years of executive leadership in higher education as Interim Dean of Academic Affairs, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, and Faculty Team Lead. In addition, she has 15 years of teaching experience in higher education online, hybrid, and ground courses, as well as developing and revising course curriculum. 

Dr. Wiggins diverse career has led to over 15 years of effectively developing plans of action from program inception to completion; successful achievement of higher education institutional re-accreditation; analyzing program results and presenting findings to leadership; seeking out new, creative program ideas to implement into existing programs; fostering ongoing professional growth and development; setting goals for programs; tracking progress, set-backs, and overall performance; managing quality improvement programs and projects; providing strategic vision and strong leadership while directing programs, and ensuring programs and staff are fully supported while advancing organizational vision and mission statements.    

In addition, Dr. Wiggins publications include: “Women of Purpose” Chapter title: “Breaking Down Barriers;” “Getting to You: Increasing Your Happiness;” and Top 10 Soft Skills You Need: In the Workplace and Beyond.”

Dr. Wiggins professional accolades include:

  • Recipient of CEO Today Magazine, “CEO USA Award” for 2018.
  • Nominated for “Prestigious Author Academy Award in Business” for 2018.
  • Recipient of CEO Today Magazine, “Management Consulting Award for 2018.”
  • Recipient of CEO Today Magazine, “Business Women of the Year Award 2018.”
  • Recipient of Cox Media Group, “Business of the Week” for the week of January 29, 2018.
  • Featured in “Women on the Move,” Jacksonville Business Journal, 2016.
  • Recipient of “Honored Business, Jacksonville’s Finest 2016 Business Profile Series,” featured in Folio Weekly Magazine, April 27, 2016.

Dr. Wiggins holds professional memberships with:

  • Co-Founding Member, National Association of Women Owned Small Businesses (NAWOSB), Jacksonville, Florida Chapter
  • Member, Florida Sterling Council Board of Examiners
  • Member, Better Business Bureau
  • Member, National Association for Professional Women
  • Member, The Sloan Consortium
  • Member, Academy of Professional Family Mediators
  • Member, Model Agreements & Guidelines International (MAGI)  

Dr. Wiggins community involvement includes:

  • Treasurer, Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc., Jacksonville, FL.
  • Certified Arbitrator, Present, Better Business Bureau.

Dr. Wiggins presentations and lectures include:  

Wiggins, P. (2018, December). “An Attitude of Gratitude.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc., Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2018, November). “Leader, Guide, Guardian.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc. Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2018, October). “Introduction of Business.” Talk presented at National Association of Women Owned Small Businesses.

Wiggins, P. (2018, September). “Look Up.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc. Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2018, June). “How to Pray.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc. Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2018, April). “Lead by Example via Transformation.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc. Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2018, January). “A Plan for Life.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc. Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2017, December). “Reason for the Season.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc. Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2017, October). “Faith & Trust.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc., Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2017, June). “Lift Up.” Talk presented at Greater New Hope Ministries, Inc., Jacksonville, FL.

Wiggins, P. (2017, April). “Business in Review.” Talk presented at International Westside Church of God of Prophecy, Jacksonville, FL. 

Wiggins, P. (2015, April). “What is Your Return on Investment (ROI)?” Talk presented at Cedar Creek Christian School, Jacksonville, FL.




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