Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Melber



Precision Machining Overview Video


Student Testimonial Video


US Bureau of Labor & Statistics Video


Work Background

I worked in industry for over thirty years and have taught at Burgard High School since 2017.  I was employed at a variety of companies and industries in Western New York including General Motors, Thermo-Fisher Scientific, Cooper TurboCompressor (now Ingersol Rand), DuPont, Ethox and others.  

Teaching Certification

I currently hold a teaching certification in Machine Tool Operation/Machine Shop 7-12.

Educational Background

Machine Tool Operation/Machine Shop 7-12 teaching certification

Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME)

Masters of Business Administration (MBA)

Six Sigma Black Belt

Six Sigma Green Belt

Certified Lean Professional

REMeDI Certificate (Regulatory Environment of Medical Devices & Implants)