About the Speaker: Tracy Smith
Tracy Smith is a veteran asset management developer, strategist, and consultant. He is the president of SwainSmith, a leading asset management consulting firm, and has 20 years of experience building and improving asset management systems for some of the world’s largest manufacturing organizations. As a consultant, his work spans the asset management value chain, including engineering, operations, maintenance, MRO materials management, purchasing, and accounting. Tracy is a member of the Institute of Asset Management (IAM) and an active participant in the US Technical Advisory Group that helped develop ISO 55000. He has also delivered PAS 55 auditing and accreditation services as a certified Endorsed Assessor (EA) of PAS 55 and is a Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP). His educational background includes an MBA from Clemson University and a BS from the University of South Carolina / David Lipscomb University. He speaks, thinks, writes, and consults about all things asset management.