F. Darnall Daley, Jr., CFPIM, CSCP



A consulting assignment or a short term assignment that will utilize my extensive operations management, supply chain management and sales management experience.



Installed Kanban in six plants in US and Mexico that resulted in inventory reduction, reduced lead time while sales grew from $25,000,000 to $50,000,000.

Installed Production Cells resulting in increased quality, increased productivity and reduced lead time and work in process inventory

Taught APICS Certification Review Courses both in house and as part of the APICS chapter activities

Taught Production Inventory Control and Basics of Supply Chain Management at Penn State Berks Campus as an adjunct instructor

Audited facilities in Europe, US and Mexico to ISO 9000 and EN13485 as a certified internal auditor

Patent Holder  - United States Patent #3,719,807 - Digital Linearization Methods

Author – “The Commissioner’s Corner” November 2007

Author - "MyEasyJobSearch.com - How to Get a Job in the 21st Century"  November 2011

Designated an APICS Master CPIM Instructor

Designated an APICS Associate CSCP Instructor

Designated an APICS Associate Lean Enterprise Workshop Instructor

Designated an APICS Associate Global Sourcing Instructor

Certified Fellow Production and Inventory Management (CFPIM) by APICS 1986

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) by APICS 2007

APICS – Schuylkill Valley Chapter – Instructor of the Year 2006 and 2009

Employment History


2005-Present F. D. Daley & Associates, President/Senior Consultant, Wyomissing, PA

1984-Present Adjunct Instructor, Penn State University (Berks Campus & Abington Campus) Fall 2012 Supply Chain Management 301

1986-2005 Arrow International, Manufacturer of Medical Products, Reading, PA


1998-2005  Manager, Operations Support and Analysis, Project Manager on Central Production Planning Project and Resource for implementing QAD’s MFG/PRO ERP System


1991-1998    Manufacturing Manager, Wyomissing Facility


1986-1994    Manufacturing Manager, Arrow Precision Products, Inc. Manufacturer of OEM Medical Products

1984-1986 Vice President Operations, Penn Optical, Manufacturer of Consumer Reading Glasses Reading, PA


1983-1984 Owner, Power Solutions, Sales Rep Company, UPS Systems, Air Conditioning Systems and other computer room products, Wyomissing, PA


1982-1983 Director of Operations, Willson Safety Products Manufacturer of Safety Glasses and Respirators, Reading, PA


1977-1982 Director of Manufacturing/Plant Manager, Exide Electronics, Plants in US and Canada Manufacturer of Emergency Lighting Equipment and UPS Systems, Boston, Mass


1972-1977 Plant Manager/General Manager, Wolfe and Mann Manufacturing Instrument Panels for Electric Utility Industry for both Nuclear and Conventional Fuel Plants, Baltimore, MD

1967-1977 Sales Engineering Manager, Electronic Modules Corp Timonium, MD Manufacturer of Industrial Digital Electronic Controls and Systems

1964-1967 Electronics Engineer Martin Company Baltimore, MD Defense and Space Projects Gemini Project

1960-1964 Electronics Engineer Westinghouse Electric Baltimore, MD Defense Electronics



1956-1960    BES in Electrical Engineering Johns Hopkins University Baltimore MD

1962-1965  Graduate Studies in Electrical Engineering University of Maryland

Professional memberships


APICS the Association for Operations Management - Certified as CFPIM (Certified as a Fellow in Production and Inventory Management)  and CSCP (Certified Supply Chain Professional) Board member and Webmaster of the Schuylkill Valley Chapter

Volunteer experience


1969 – Present    Leader Boy Scouts of America

1969 – 1977        Scoutmaster Baltimore, MD

1986 – 2001        Council Commissioner Hawk Mountain Council Reading, PA

2001 – 2008        Area 4 Vice President, Commissioner Service

2008 – Present     Area 6 Committee Member and Area Advancement Chairman

Holder of the Silver Beaver Award