Our associates are certified to conduct the Expert OJT® Workshop and to provide custom job aid and training development services. They bring years of outstanding experience and competence to insure that you get the results you need. We can help you implement structured OJT and job aids to complement any of your structured OJT or job aid needs.
Dr. Jeffrey J. Nelson, PhD, President
Dr. Jeffrey J. Nelson is president of Expert OJT® and creator of the Expert OJT® System. He is a nationally recognized trainer with over 20 years experience in job aids and on-the-job training.
He was co-founder and member for life of National Society of Performance and Instruction (NSPI / ISPI), Tidewater Chapter.
He has presented at: ASTD National Conferences, ASTD Technical Skills and Training Conferences, NSPI Conferences, Total Trainer Conference, the Ziff On-The-Job Learning Conference, Training Conferences, Training Magazine’s Cost Effective Training, Best of America Conferences, and the Total Trainer Program.
Selected Publications / Citations: NSPI Journal, ASTD’s Info Lines, “A Handbook of Job Aids” By Rossett & Gautier-Downes, Training Magazine Training Director’s Forum Newsletter, Pfeiffer’s “The Guidebook for Performance Improvement.”
Tom Yeoman, Associate
Tom Yeoman, a retired Vice President for Workforce Development in the South Carolina Technical College System, has been engaged in workforce development, training project management, team leadership and team development, organizational development and process training for over 25 years. Tom has a wide range of corporate experience; aircraft manufacturing & assembly, multiple manufacturing and assembly operations, healthcare, and distribution facilities.
Tom holds a MA degree (Community and Occupational Programs in Education) from USC. He is an active member of the Midlands ASTD chapter. Tom is the Principle of The Yeoman Group, LLC, a dynamic training project management team, which utilizes a “4D methodology” (discovery/design/develop/delivery) to execute training projects.
Tom has been an Expert OJT® Certified Instructor for nearly 25 years.
Tony Moore, CPT, Associate
Tony is president of Moore Performance Improvement, a virtual company, networked with consulting companies around the country that share the same stringent standards and systematic approach to improving individual, small group, and organizational performance. He has worked with manufacturing and construction of the space shuttle, computers, automobiles, televisions, fiber optics, soap, paper, petroleum products, and many other products and services.
In addition, Tony has improved the diagnostic and prescriptive performance of doctors and clinicians in developing countries around the world. He has developed a job aid and two-day workshop that has dramatically improved the graduation rate of at-risk students in university level healthcare degree programs. And, Tony is an “Expert Reviewer” of documentation to ensure the safe, easy, and efficient use of complex medical devices, and to ensure compliance with the FDA’s strict requirements for instructions that guide the performance of doctors, nurses, technicians, and patients.
Rick Straker, CPT, Associate
The Straker Group helps organizations to ramp up people and processes. We work with our clients to cut training time and cost, increase productivity, and cut scrap and other errors. Rick has 19 years experience in a variety of consulting, training, and management roles in the public and private sectors. He’s worked with clients in a variety of industries and sectors, including high-tech, manufacturing and operations, banking and financial services, biomedical, city, county, state, and federal government.
Rick is Past-President (1991) of the Houston chapter of the International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI), is active with the American Society of Training & Development (ASTD), and holds BA and MS degrees. He is a Certified Performance Technologist (CPT) and has extensive training in training and performance improvement best practices.