Global Continuous Improvement Leader, Information Systems Whirlpool
As a global leader of Continuous
Improvement at Whirlpool, I am responsible for developing the CI strategy,
coaching problem solving behaviors, and transforming systems for executive
leaders and their teams within Information Services.
By education, I’ve earned a Masters
degree in Behavioral Science, along with undergraduate degrees in Psychology
and Mathematics. Recently I’ve returned to obtain a doctoral degree focused on
Industrial & Organizational Behavior Management.
By training, I’m certified in Six Sigma
Black Belt by the American Society for Quality; certified in Labor Standards by
HB Maynard; a Lean (Toyota Production System) Instructor/Coach; a Kata Coach; a
certified Scrum Master; and an Agile Coach.
By experience, I’ve led and improved
Continuous Improvement in healthcare, manufacturing, retail, and education for
In addition to my daytime career, I’ve
taught courses as an Adjunct Professor in Mathematics, Psychology, and
Finally, I greatly value innovation. I've
obtained backing with companies and invented two products through ideation
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