Engineering Lean & Six Sigma Conference 2017 Committee

Conference Chair

Hung-da Wan, Ph.D., University of Texas San Antonio

Incoming Conference Chair

Sharon A. Johnson, Ph.D., Worcester Polytechnic Institute  

Emeritus Chair

Ertunga Ozelkan, Ph.D., University of North Carolina Charlotte

Research & Education Track

Chair: Ona Egbue, Ph.D., University of South Carolina Upstate 
Incoming Chair: Merwan Mehta, Ph.D., East Carolina University
Emeritus Chair: Jamison V. Kovach, Ph.D., University of Houston

Members:
Fazleena Badurdeen, Ph.D., University of Kentucky, Lexington
Valentine Boving, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Chinweike (Chin) Eseonu, Ph.D., Oregon State University
Richard Halstead-Nussloch, Ph.D., Kennesaw State University
Victoria S. Jordan, Ph.D., Emory University Healthcare System

Applications & Training Track

Chair: Crystal Davis, The Lean Coach Inc.
Incoming Chair: James Swisher, Hawkeye Business Solutions
Emeritus Chair: Joseph Ogabi, The Boeing Company

Members:
David A. Harry, Process Whisperer™ Consultants LLC
Darrin Judkins, Boulder Community Health
Mark Milward, Milward & Associates International
Paul Odomirok, Performance Excellence Associates
Junell Scheeres, LS2 Performance Solutions
Sushil Shetty, Ph.D., Wilsonart LLC

Host Committee

Chair: Ahmad K. Elshennawy, Ph.D., University of Central Florida 
William J. Thompson, University of Central Florida 
Ahmed Mohammed, Orlando Health
Frank Voehl