GA 234 | How to Apply Lean to Transportation with Gary Vansuch, Michelle Malloy, and Geneva Hooten

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GA 234 | How to Apply Lean to Transportation with Gary Vansuch, Michelle Malloy, and Geneva Hooten

By Steven Bonacorsi

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This week’s guests are Gary Vansuch, Michelle Malloy, and Geneva Hooten of the Colorado Department of Transportation. Together they shared how their Process Improvement program came to be, how it has changed, and some of the challenges they’ve faced. An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • Their backgrounds (1:29)
  • Their journeys with CDOT (3:20)
  • Their approach (7:43)
  • Facing resistance (9:20)
  • Change management (10:46)
  • Making it happen (15:42)
  • Preparing for new leadership (17:56)
  • What makes their approach different (21:18)
  • Challenges they’ve faced (26:07)
  • Advice for those just starting out (31:30)
  • Final thoughts (36:10)

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Original: https://blog.gembaacademy.com/2018/09/27/ga-234-how-to-apply-lean-to-transportation-with-gary-vansuch-michelle-malloy-and-geneva-hooten/
By: Ron Pereira: Lean Thinker & Co-Founder of Gemba Academy
Posted: September 27, 2018, 10:00 am

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Steven Bonacorsi

Steven Bonacorsi is the Founder of the Lean Six Sigma Group, President of ISLSS, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Steven Bonacorsi, President at the International Standard for Lean Six Sigma (ISLSS)
- Master Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma Methodology.
- Expert in Kaizen event for rapid project execution.
- Certified PMP (Project Management Professional)
- Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
- Masters in Computer Information Systems (MS-CIS)
- Numerous IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of Professional Business Consulting experience at the C-Level.
Executive Master Black Belt leading $ billion business transformation projects globally in multiple Industries. I am a leader who delivers results.