Larry_Henderson-BIO by lanyuehua


									                                        Larry Henderson

                                        General Overview

Currently Larry serves in the position Aerospace Technical Manager (ATM) for BSI, Inc. In this
position he has developed several aerospace related courses for BSI’s aerospace auditor training
program. Some of those courses include AS9100, AS9003, AS9006, AS9110 and AS9120. Larry
currently developed and wrote BSI’s public RABQSA aerospace lead auditor course. He reviews
and approves newly assigned aerospace auditors which BSI employs and provides instruction
regarding aerospace registration requirements to BSI’s aerospace auditing group. He also serves as
BSI’s subject matter expert (SME) supporting queries which may come from BSI clients.

As BSI’s SME he functions as the company’s representative at the Americas Aerospace Quality
Group meetings. In addition to those duties he manages major aerospace audit accounts for
Lockheed Martin and Northrup Grumman. He is an approved RABQSA/IRCA lead auditor for
AS9100, AS9110, AS9120, and ANAB approved auditor for AS9003, ISO 9001; 2000 and is a
qualified auditor for ISO 14001 Environment Management Systems. In addition to performing in
the role of aerospace instructor, Larry performs numerous aerospace industry audits annually to
maintain his currency. In some cases those aerospace audits may be joint audits associated with the
environmental management system requirements.

Aerospace Industry Experience

For 24 years (1967-1992) Larry was on active duty in the Air Force and was assigned to various
responsibilities all related to the aircraft maintenance field. Also while on active duty he was a
member of the quality auditing (inspector general (IG) team) for aircraft maintenance organizations.
Larry’s aircraft maintenance experience in the air force includes performing maintenance on F-4, A-
10, KC-135, U2, SR-71 and F-5 type aircraft. In his final five years of air force service, Larry held
the position of aircraft maintenance manager for the aircraft maintenance organization at Beale
AFB, Ca. Larry retired from the air force in the grade of Senior Master Sergeant (E-8) in
November 1992.

Also while on active duty Larry achieved the status of Adjunct Instructor with Embry-Riddle
Aeronautical University and taught undergraduate courses for those individuals seeking a bachelors’
degree and/or those seeking to be certified as an FAA certified Airframe and Power plant (A&P)
Mechanic. Larry taught for a total of six years at Beale AFB and Edwards AFB, Ca. Courses for
which he provided instruction include Basic Aircraft Maintenance Theory and Applications,
Aircraft Electrical Systems, Federal Aviation Administration Rules/Regulations, General
Aeronautics, Aircraft Engine Systems and Applications, and Aircraft Structures. While teaching at
the two base locations, Larry provided support to the local aero clubs by performing restoration
services for various types of aero club aircraft on display.
Course Qualifications

Larry is qualified by the ANAB to teach the AS9100 Lead Auditor course and can instruct in the
aerospace and environmental internal auditor course.

Trade Memberships & Certifications

 Larry is an RAB approved Aerospace Experience Auditor (AEA) for AS9100, AS9120 and
AS9003. He is also an ISO 9001:2000 Certified Lead Auditor and an ISO 14001 auditor. Larry has
held an FAA certified Airframe and Power plant License since April 1987.

Education & Training
Larry holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle
Aeronautical University, an Associates degree in aircraft maintenance technology. He is also a
FAA licensed airframe and power plant mechanic.

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