Bio - Gloria Bender

Gloria G. Bender, Managing Principal, TransSolutions
Gloria G. Bender is an industrial engineer who has more than 30 years of experience in operations and facility capacity analyses, conceptual design, and expansion planning. She is a co-founder and co-owner of TransSolutions, where she was instrumental in establishing the airport landside consulting area including airport security and baggage systems, terminal and passenger flow analysis, and airport curbside and roadway systems. She championed development of the Operational Excellence Consulting practice in 2009. Bender currently serves projects as the principal-in-charge, responsible for accomplishing project objectives with the highest technical quality within schedule and budget constraints.
M.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington (1988)
B.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington (1982)

TransSolutions LLC, Fort Worth, Texas
Co-founder and Co-owner, November 1998 – Present
The SABRE Group, Fort Worth, Texas
Senior Principal/Director, September 1995 – November 1998
The AMR Corporation, Fort Worth, Texas
Principal, February 1992 – September 1995
Senior Consultant, May 1990 – February 1992
Consultant, May 1989 – May 1990
Jostens, Denton,Texas
Engineering Manager, June 1987 – May 1989
Texas Instruments, Dallas,Texas
Quality and Reliability Engineer, April 1986 – June 1987
Sky Chefs, Arlington, Texas
Manager of Equipment and Sanitation/DFW Flight Kitchen, July 1985 – April 1986
Industrial Engineer/Senior Industrial Engineer, May 1982 – July 1985