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5520 Nobel Drive, Fitchburg, WI 53711


Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Karmanos Cancer Center, Department of Radiation Oncology
MS, Radiological & Medical Physics
June 2015
Radiological Physics, Imaging I, Radiobiology, Dosimetry, Physics of Radiation Therapy, Anatomy &
Physiology, Radiation Safety, Radiation Therapy Laboratory, Brachytherapy, Treatment Planning
Laboratory (Eclipse RTP/TPS), Nuclear Medicine, Imaging II, Masters Research, Nuclear Medicine
Laboratory, Additional Electives: Modern Physics, E&M
Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
BS, Mechanical Engineering
May 2010
June 2015 Present, Software Quality Assurance Engineer 3, Philips Healthcare, Madison, W I
Pinnacle Radiation Therapy Treatment Planning (RTP/TPS) R&D
Software Quality: Integration/Regression
Applied Clinical Physics: collaboration with research team & customer support
Software demonstrations to team members
Photon, Proton & Electron Therapy
Test Plan Development & Verification Execution
Clinical Usability & Formal Validation
Agile & SAFe Software Development Process

March 2014-May 2015, Masters Research: A Systematic Analysis of the Error Sources Within The
CyberKnife M6 Daily AQA Test, Mercy Health

Investigating the sources & respective magnitudes of the daily Automatic Quality Assurance (AQA)
task in order to best quantify where the radial error emanates from, with the objective to have the
best clinical knowledge of uncertainty & repeatability in frameless stereotactic radio surgery (SRS)
patient setup

May 2012-May 2015, Medical Physics Research Intern, Mercy Health, Grand Rapids, MI

Pioneer ionization chamber calibration program & electron cutout project to meet required clinical
ACR accreditation. Versed in operation of LINAC (Siemens ONCOR).
Han d s on with practices, procedures, patient care, treatments within radiation oncology

February 2012 - Shadow & Observation, Mercy Health, Grand Rapids, MI

June 2010 August 2013 Controls Engineer, Rockwell Automation, Great Lakes, USA
Role: Global Industrial Automation, PoC, On-Call Field Support servicing global companies
Advanced Technology: Testing, Industry Contracts; PLC, PWM, ODVA, AC/DC systems
Business Analytics: CAPA/FMEA/RCFA, Product development & Quality Assurance, ROI
May 2008 - May 2010 Mechanical Controls Engineer Co-op, Nucor Steel Corporation, Milwaukee, WI
Role: PM & Risk Management, integrated design structure developer, systems integration
Advanced Technology: Automated electromechanical design & implementation
May 2004 - May 2008 Machinist & Field Technician, Todd Allen Machinery, Greater Milwaukee Area, WI
Role: Manufacturing & repair, retrofit metal forming machinery
Advanced Technology: Machining & tooling implementation, welding, rigging

Jordan, K., Mayville, A., and Bichay, T. A Systematic Analysis of the Error Sources Within The
CyberKnife M6 Daily AQA Test. World Congress Medical Physics 2015. Toronto, Canada, 2015.
Invited Seminar: Mercy Health Grand Rapids, Lacks Cancer Center, Department of Radiation
Oncology. A Systematic Analysis of the Error Sources within the CyberKnife M6 Daily AQA Test
Invited Seminar: Karmanos Cancer Center, Department of Radiation Oncology. A Systematic
Analysis of the Error Sources within the CyberKnife M6 Daily AQA Test


Software & Platforms: Python, Unix, S o l a r i s , S u n S t u d i o , O r a c l e , OmniPro IMRT,

MATLAB, VBA, JavaScript, Solidworks, SAP, PID/Fuzzy Logic, IBM SPSS
Fundamentals of Engineering Exam, April 2009

RESOLVE National: Co-Founder & Current Group Leader, National Seminar Host,
Washington D.C National Meeting Advocate
Diversity, Inclusion & Engagement Committee at Rockwell Automation

IHE-RO WG-7 Technical Committee Member

ROSSI/MITA/AdvaMed Usability Group Committee Member
Connectathon Fall 2015
AAPM Member
Wayne State University Honor Society
Pi Tau Sigma Honor Society President 2009-2010
Tau Beta Pi - Engineering Honor Society


Philips Radiation Oncology Systems Delivers Results Award Winner 2015

Charlevoix Marathon 2013
Grand Rapids Metro Health Half-Marathon Medalist 2012/2013