Continuous Improvement

Staff Listing

Ruth Archer

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Ruth Archer

  • Director of Continuous Improvement
  • PhD, Business Administration with a specialization in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Northcentral University
  • MBA, St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas
  • BS, Electrical Engineering, Michigan Technological University

Specialties

  • Continuous Improvement using Lean Principles
  • Developing Lean Leaders
  • Facilitating Continuous Improvement Events
  • Advisor for Leaders in Continuous Improvement (LCI) and Silver Wings student organizations

Teaching Interests

  • Lean Culture, Processes, Methods, and Tools
  • Leadership Skills
  • Effective Teams
  • Positive Psychology

Links of Interest

Continuous Improvement at Michigan Tech

Gemba Academy . . .

Dominique Aleo

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Dominique Aleo

  • Student Process Improvement Coordinator

Specialties

  • Assist with coordination, data collection, and facilitation of Kaizen Events
  • Pursuing a degree in Biological Sciences; Concentration Pre-Medicine
  • President of MEDLIFE
  • Member of Pre-Health Association at Tech and Alpha Epsilon Delta

Rachel Chard

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Rachel Chard

  • Teaching Assistant

Specialties

  • President of the Leaders in Continuous Improvement (LCI) student organization Teaching Assistant: ENT3982 Continuous Improvement using Lean Principles and ENT3983 Culture of Continuous Improvement
  • Pursuing a degree in Supply Chain and Operations Management

Links of Interest

Rachel Chard LinkedIn Profile

Leaders in Continuous Improvement Facebook

Leaders in Continuous Improvement LinkedIn Group

Martine Loevaas

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Martine Loevaas

  • Student Process Improvement Coordinator

About Martine

  • President of Leaders in Continuous Improvement (LCI) Student organization
  • Third Year Geophysics major

Links of Interest

Michigan Tech Lean

Rylie Store

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Rylie Store

  • Student Process Improvement Coordinator

About Rylie

  • Assists with coordination, data collection, and facilitation of Kaizen Events
  • Pursuing a degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Secretary for Michigan Tech's Alpine Ski and Snowboarding Club
  • Professionally Certified Alpine Ski Instructor
  • Mentor for Michigan Tech's Young Women Leaders Program