Steve Dinka is the Vice President of Operations for Sequoia Consulting Group. Steve has more than 18 years of experience in the biotech industry, and 22 years of service in the US Army Corps of Engineers, where he attained the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. As part of the Genentech/Roche Global Engineering leadership team, Steve led GMP manufacturing capital projects at multiple Genentech sites around the world. He attended the University of Kentucky/Toyota Lean Executive Leadership Institute and has an ISO 9001: 2008 Lead Auditor QSA RAB license certificate.
Steve has extensive project management experience with global engineering operations, supplier quality management, quality risk management, validation, automation, knowledge management and information technology programs.
Steve graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S. in Engineering. He has an M.S. from the University of Detroit Mercy in Mechanical Engineering. When not at work, Steve enjoys spending time with family at his home on Lake Macatawa in Holland, MI.