John V. Fechter
Program Lead, Technology Management
Interests and expertise
Making Change Happen -- Quality systems, quality management, continuous improvement (Baldrige, Shingo, Lean, and Six Sigma), organizational change, internal assessments, supplier quality, applied ergonomics, and psychology.
An optimization professional -- expert at finding and fixing what stands in the way of quality, productivity, efficiency, and reduced costs. Experienced in working with executive management to link strategic objectives --> to projects --> to goals --> to results. Proficient in delivering lean and six sigma improvements. Whether leading, teaching others, or working with management, breakthrough performance improvements happen ...consultant ...teacher ...public speaker ...moving chaos to clarity.
B.S. Psychology, Montana State University