Elaine Renz

Faculty Practitioner, Rensselaer at Work

Programs Taught

Managing Technical Organizations

Year Joined RPI


Other Professional Experiences

  • General Electric – Senior Program Manager
  • Barnes Aerospace – New Product Introduction Manager
  • Goodrich-Interiors, Evacuation Systems – Principal Program Manager
  • Goodrich-Specialty Seating Systems – Program Manager
  • Goodrich-Universal Propulsion Company – Production Program Manager
  • Goodrich – Passenger Restraint Systems – Business Development Manager
  • Simula-Automotive Safety Devices, Inc. – Customer Business Manager
  • M.A. Columbia University’s Teacher’s College, Change Leadership
  • M.P.M., Keller Graduate School of Management, Project Management
  • B.S., Arizona State University, Chemistry
Research Focus
  • Global, Multi-Site Transitions and Execution
  • Customer Relationship Management and Team Building
  • Leadership and Negotiations
  • Lean and Continuous Improvement
  • Contract Development and Management
  • NPI Program Management
Contact Information