MACON, GA, August 23, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Michael S. Leonard a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Michael Leonard celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Backed by nearly 45 years of professional experience, Dr. Leonard is Professor Emeritus of Industrial Engineering at Clemson University and Professor Emeritus of Industrial Engineering and Industrial Management at Mercer University. At the start of his career, he joined Georgia Tech as an assistant professor with their Health Systems Research Center. After two years, he transferred to the University of Missouri, where he worked as assistant professor, associate professor, and professor of industrial engineering, as well as chairman of the department of industrial engineering. Before obtaining his current role, Dr. Leonard worked as a professor and as chairman of the department of industrial engineering for Clemson University.
A graduate of the University of Florida, Dr. Leonard holds a Bachelor of Engineering, a Master of Engineering, and a PhD. In order to remain active and engaged in the field, he affiliates himself with the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers and the Society of Health System. Throughout his career, he has contributed his extensive knowledge to the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc., where he currently serves as Adjunct Director, Training.
Beyond his status as a leader within his industry, Dr. Leonard has been awarded many times for his work in the field. Since 1990, Dr. Leonard has been featured in such publications as Who's Who in Finance and Business, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in Science and Engineering, Who's Who in the South and Southwest, and Who's Who in American Education.
In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Michael Leonard has been featured on the Marquis Who's Who Lifetime Achievers website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.
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