Jerry Roek

Introduction video:




About Myself :

  • 5th year as an adjunct professor for various universities throughout the United States
  • First semester at Texas A&M San Antontio !
  • Class instructed include Management Information Systems and Business Analytics


  • Undergraduate degree from Oakland University - School of Business - MIS
  • Graduate degree from Wayne State University - Masters in Business Administration (MBA) - Statistics / Operations Management


  • Experience in a variety of business technical platforms and programming languages.
  • Project Leader on several application development projects to support a variety of organizations (HR/ER, Marketing, Facilities, Manufacturing, Material Logistic Management).
  • Expert in MicroSoft Office Platforms (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access)
  • Expert in Qlik Sense application architecture and development.

Management / Leadership:

  • Work full-time at the Chrysler Technology Center (CTC) in Michigan for Stellantis (FCA); World Class Facilities/General Services - Facilities Management (Material/Customer Services Manager)
  • Manager for both union and professional staff 
  • Manager for technical application staff.
  • Experience in the training/coaching of team members to advance knowledge and skills.

Process Improvement:

  • Proficient with several process improvement techniques and facilitation skills.
  • Knowledge and implementation of World Class Manufacturing (WCM - LEAN Manufacturing) principles (pillar leadership).
  • Familiarity with quality management concepts.


  • Family/Friends
  • Photography
  • Northern Michigan 
  • Listening to music (mainly Rock-n-Roll)



Year Rank
2022 American Institute of CPAs - Power BI Certification
2022 Qlik Sense Academic Program - Professor Ambassador
2016 FCA - World Class Manufacturing (WCM - lean manufacturing) - Cost Deployment Pillar Lead
1994 Hewlett Packard (formally EDS) - Systems Engineer Certified

Teaching Summary

Year Rank Company/Institute/University
2021-Present Adjunct Faculty Texas A&M - San Antonio
2020-Present Adjunct Faculty South New Hampshire University
2017-2022 Adjunct Professor Oakland University
1997-Present Manager - Facilities Management Stellantis (formally FCA)
1990-1997 Systems Engineer Hewlett Packard (formally EDS)





Topic Info
Qlik Sense Application Development Project - TC Ice Cream Application.  This Qlik Sense application development project provides a student with an introduction to Qlik Sense and some basic fundamentals of Qlik Sense.  Students are provide a template .QVF file and business requirements document. Videos provide step-by-step instructions in designing the application (learning by doing).  YouTube




Jerry Roek

College Of Business

Department of Accounting and Finance

Adjunct Faculty

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Course Teachings

QMBS 3360 602 Business Statistics II Spring 2024 Syllabus
QMBS 3360 603 Business Statistics II Spring 2024 Syllabus
QMBS 2305 601 Business Statistics I Spring 2024 Syllabus