Kathy Liefer

Applied Technology
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My Background

  • Hometown: Muskegon, MI
  • Professional Experience: Before beginning my college teaching career I spent twenty years working in industry as a manufacturing engineer for Sealed Power/Dana/Mahle in Muskegon Heights. Over the years, I worked in machine/tool design, project engineering and process development.


    o I love to travel. I like to go anywhere where I can see beautiful country: mountains, rivers, waterfalls, oceans, etc…

    o I enjoy most outdoor activities like hiking, biking, pickleball & golf.

    o I also like to read & listen to music.
  • Academic Degrees: Bachelor of Science/Mechanical Engineering (Michigan State University), Master of Science/Engineering Management (Western Michigan University),
  • Classes Taught: AMT129 (Introduction to Technology) CAD110 (Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting) CAD210/220 (Parametric Design I, II), CAD260 (CAD Capstone), &, II) TMAT101A/102A/201 (Technical Math I, II, III)

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