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Terry McManus, quality systems manager at DeWAL
Mark Nestle, global director of productivity at Praxair
Bill Martin, director of lean Six Sigma, containerboard mills, at RockTenn
Brion Hurley, lean Six Sigma Black Belt at Rockwell Collins
Martin Biddenham, director of process excellence at AQUIST Consulting
Steve Mazzone, senior process architect at Shell
Hudson Garrett, vice president of clinical affairs at PDI
Jay Arthur, owner, president and CEO of KnowWare International
Omar Carmona, Black Belt at Accellent
Aly Basyouny, project engineer, chief civil engineer and principal engineer at Power Generation Engineering and Services Co.
- Dan Conrad, engineering director of design quality, reliability and testing at Hussmann
- Prakash Viswanathan, a senior unit quality head at Infosys Ltd
- Yataiva Harris, industrial engineer at Defense Contract Management Agency
- Renzo Vasquez, process engineer at Medifarma
- John Miller, vice president of continuous improvement, Wayne State University Physician Group.
- Ray Esparza, quality manager.
- Ian Lowrie, management consultant and program manager.
- Zubair A. Khurshid, management consultant.
- Marlowe L. Wicks, senior manager of quality and metrology at the Crown Cork and Seal Company.
- Kyle Kumpf, owner and packaging and lean Six Sigma specialist at VFG.
- John Vandenbemden, ASQ fellow and consultant.
- Jim Thomson, senior supplier quality engineer at Instrumentation Laboratory.
- Diane Lippman, project manager specialist at GP Strategies.
- Cynthia Van Den Berge, manager of business process, Six Sigma and quality manager at McKesson.
- Robert M. (Bert) Perry, senior quality engineer at Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions
- Michael Carter, lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and president of 6ixSigma.org Inc.
- Brenda Tracy, business excellence and project quality manager, Technip
- Kandy Senthilmaran, Six Sigma Master Black Belt and senior quality and business excellence program manager, Microsoft Corp.
- Francisco Argemiro e Silva Jr., improvement facilitator, Gerdau Long Steel North America
- Harris Hoke, senior quality engineer, Anadigics Inc.
- Vidyavathi Manoherrao Kulkarni, manager of business excellence, Zeta Interactive Systems
- Jim Johnstone, owner, Johnstone Global Consulting Services
- Marc Hamilton, senior consultant, Hamilton Management Consultants LLC
- John Gunkler, president and owner, Excelsior Group
- Titilola Louisa Natasha Awogboro, principal management consultant, Sigma Qualitas Ltd.
- Rachel M. Delisle, senior lean Six Sigma Black Belt, KARL STORZ Endovision Inc.
- John Adkisson, business process lead for logistics and lean Six Sigma Black Belt, NASA Kennedy Space Center
- Steve Osborn, vice president of quality compliance and improvement, Saint Vincent Health Center
- Craig Fox, senior quality engineer, new product development, FCI
- Cindy Butler, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, U.S. Navy
- Larry Hillyer, Six Sigma Master Black Belt, quality engineer.
- Yaakov Sharon, Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Dead Sea Bromine Group (DSBG)
- J. Ravichandran, quality unit head, Amrutanjan Health Care Ltd.
- Dave Harry, Black Belt, Rolls-Royce Energy Systems Inc.
- Alex Garcia, Master Black Belt, Flowserve Corp.
- Steven R. Ormsby, president and chairman of the board, Alpha-Omega Change Engineering Inc.
- Diego Mondragon, program manager, Motorola
- Bruce Bader, continuous improvement manager, Little Rapids Corp.
- Ondina M. Castillo, lean Six Sigma project manager and Black Belt, Intradeco Apparel Group
- Joe Basala, lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, consultant and owner, QI Sigma Consulting Inc.
- Dave Strong, continuous improvement director, Lawson Products
- Tom McCleary, quality engineer, SVTC Technologies Inc.
- Sanjay Tambe, quality manager, Nokia Siemens Network
- Shane Hunnicutt, plant manager and Six Sigma Green Belt, West Troy Tool & Machine
- David Hammond, director of process improvement, WesleyLife
- Mike Jolly, quality manager, Instrument Sales and Service Inc.
- Wanda R. Sturm, consultant, Resources Global Professionals
- Terrill Paradise, senior corporate trainer, Master Black Belt and program chair for advanced manufacturing, Ivy Tech Community College
- Teresa Whitacre, quality assurance manager, Bolttech Mannings Inc.
- Manuel Caminero, operational project leader, Eaton Corp.
- George Dramowicz, vice president of quality, Merix Corp.
- Scott Thor, vice president of organizational excellence, Lortz Manufacturing Co.
- Yolanda Yantz, process improvement manager, Associated Hygienic Products
- Sharyn Mlinar, quality engineer, the Boeing Co.
- Arvind S. Tripathi, IT Master Black Belt, Flowserve Corp.
- Carlos Heldwein, Master Black Belt and quality services supervisor, John Deere Brazil
- Todd McGowan, strategic development project director, CitiMortgage
- Carrie Fohr, quailty engineer and Six Sigma Black Belt, Seaquist Closures
- Jerold Schlegel, director of quality assurance and food safety, Dawn Foods
- Gabriel Varela, quality assurance, Wrigley Co., Silao, Mexico
- Dana Mullarkey, KellyConnect professional services lead, Kelly Services
- Dean Christolear, senior quality engineer, Norwood Medical
- Govindarajan (Govind) Ramu, senior director, global quality management systems, SunPower Corporation
- Aseem Sharma, managing director, "apps" Management Systems and Consultants
- Shailesh Chopra, vice president of operational excellence, Deutsche Bank
- Cecelia McCain, director of corporate quality, ER-One
- Pallab Bhattacharya, team lead for the IT project management office and software engineering process group and head of lean Six Sigma for Morgan Stanley India in Mumbai
- Dave Sullivan, senior quality technician, DeWAL Industries Inc.
- Rama Shankar, managing partner, Delta Management Associates