Mike Orzen, Lean IT Pioneer & Adjunct Professor at Ohio State Univeristy, is GBMP's Certified Shingo Institute Workshops Facilitator in the North & Mid West United States.
With more than 20 years of coaching experience, Mike's career includes the successful application of Lean in many environments including manufacturing, service, IT, healthcare, supply chain logistics, banking, insurance, aerospace and food & beverage. Mike is also a faculty member of The Lean Enterprise Institute and The ThedaCare HealthCare Value Network, as well as a Shingo Prize Examiner and President of Mike Orzen & Associates. Prior to opening Mike Orzen & Associates, he served as plant manager of a medical implants facility, where he led a company-wide lean tranformation and strategic deployment. Mike is author of the award-winning book "Lean IT: Enabling & Sustaining Your Lean Enterprise" and holds degrees from Stanford University and the University of Oregon, as well as certifications in Accounting, Inventory Control, Six Sigma, Agile and ITIL. You can learn more about Mike on his website.