Patricia functions as a partner with senior leadership in education and motivational change management to take their organizations to the next level of engagement. She has more than 30 years of healthcare experience spanning operations leadership, project management, process improvement facilitation, work flow and facility assessment, as well as Lean facility planning. With previous employment at large Midwest healthcare systems and an architectural design firm, she brings a unique full-spectrum perspective and skill set to the integration of operations and healing, healthcare environments.
Patricia enjoys teaching hands-on workshops as well as on-line courses. A Project Management Professional (PMP) and an accredited professional in Evidence-Based Design (EDAC), she is certified in both Lean Healthcare and Six Sigma Green Belt. She serves as Education Chair for the ASQ Lean Enterprise Division; is a professional member of the National Speaker’s Association and a professional affiliate with the Center for Health Design.