As the Vice President of Operations, Terrence provides strategic leadership to propel our creative growth for our Operations team. He offers 24 years of experience in Robotics and Automation across several industries including Automotive, Food & Beverage, Aerospace, Semiconductor and Transportation. As an influencer of innovation and a recognized leader in Industrial Robotics & Artificial Intelligence, Mr. Southern continues to implement strategies to deploy automation solutions, robotics, machine learning and additive manufacturing technology across the globe.
Terrence is deeply engaged with the community efforts to encourage Workforce Development and STEM educational in underserved communities. He is the founder of Illuminate STEM (501c3) which provides learning opportunities that ENCOURAGE, EMPOWER and EQUIP students to innovate the technical future of tomorrow. With every accomplishment recognized and every accomplishment achieved silently, Terrence does not rest on his laurels. He is constantly looking for new means by which to stimulate young minds and to cultivate our new generation of emerging technology leaders.