Chris Straw is the founder and President of Team Quality Services, a firm that provides Quality Support and Safety Consulting services to companies where they need assistance in the value chain. Team Quality Services’ network of experts in Supplier Quality, Internal Quality, Safety and Customer Quality allow companies to have a global reach and better service their customers and keep closer eyes on their suppliers. Certified in Lean Six-Sigma, Internal Auditing and Customer Service, Chris is also a graduate from Purdue University and a decorated officer, pilot and veteran of the US Air Force Reserves having flown combat missions in Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan. Residing in Auburn, Indiana with his wife and children, Chris is very active in the community, volunteering and serving on the Board of Directors for several organizations including the Northeast Indiana Defense Industrial Association (NIDIA), Northeast Indiana Works, Elevate Ventures and DeKalb Learning Link. In 2015 Chris received the Ernestine Raclin Community Leadership Award for Northeast Indiana and the Junior Achievement Award for Excellence in Economic Education.