Green Belts

For Green Belt certification, people complete two weeks of training and a project. Following this training, they are expected to promote Lean and Six Sigma in their agencies, to continue their learning process, and to use their tools and techniques with guidance from Black Belts and others.

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Angela Adkins Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Work Phone: 614-644-3651

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Mitchell Alderson State Medical Board of Ohio
Work Phone: 614-728-1241

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Doncella Alexander Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-387-7941

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Pamela Allen Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 614-338-4822

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Michael Anderson Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-644-5458

Green Belt

Wave II

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Col. Michael Anderson Lean Liaison Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and CorrectionCentral Office
Work Phone: 614-752-0800

Green Belt

Wave VI

Lean Liaison for the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

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Tricia Anthony Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 513-948-3647

Green Belt

Wave VI

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Martha Arter Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-752-2411

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Shari Baker Ohio Department of Aging
Work Phone: 614-752-9182

Green Belt

Wave V

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Shari Baker Ohio Department of Aging
Work Phone: 614-466-0783

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Matthew Barlow Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-752-0449

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Aaron Bauer Ohio Department of Youth Services
Work Phone: 614-466-5556

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Elizabeth Baxter Community Development Specialist Greene County Department of Development (Xenia)
Work Phone: 937-562-5350

Green Belt

Wave VI

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Kara Benson Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-466-9446

Green Belt

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Pam Blais Ohio Department of Health
Work Phone: 614-728-3105

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Karen Boester Provider Network Manager Ohio Department of AgingDivision for Community Living
Work Phone: 614-752-9182

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Zach Boring Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-466-4399

Green Belt

August 2014

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Jeannette Bostelman Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 419-866-5811

Green Belt

Wave VII

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Mary Brady R.N., B.S.N. QA/PI Director Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction ServicesAppalachian Behavioral Healthcare
Work Phone: 740-594-5000 ext. 4130

Green Belt

Wave III

I have a bachelor’s degree in nursing and a minor in psychology from Ohio University. I have been a public servant for over 25 years. Currently I am responsible for quality assurance at performance improvement. I am also the survey readiness coordinator for our organization.

Favorite Quote: You can’t have a positive life with a negative mind.

Initial Green Belt Project: Client Needs Assessment

Problem Statement: Currently, when a client/patient has an identified need (for example, a new winter coast), there is a lengthy assessment process involving multiple areas within the hospital. The process takes multiple days and multiple signatures to complete.

Goal Statement: This is an opportunity to streamline the process to fulfill the client/patient’s need and less staff time involved on tracking the assessment.

Noteworthy Findings: TBD

Progress to Date: Charter approval, data gathering, SIPOC and process mapping completed with the Team.

Results: In Progress

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Andrew Brandes Ohio Auditor of State
Work Phone: 614-995-3261

Green Belt

Wave II

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Nancy Brandt Ohio Department of Transportation
Work Phone: 937-497-6760
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Cindy Bridges Ohio Department of TransportationDistrict 6
Work Phone: 740-833-8348

Green Belt

Wave VI

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Yvette Brown Office of Shared Services, OBM

Green Belt

Wave V

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Tracy Bryniarski Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-387-1106

Green Belt

Wave II

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Bobbi Burke Ohio Department of Health
Work Phone: 614-644-1854

Green Belt

Green Belt – Wave XI

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Margo Canady-Johnson Program Administrator II Ohio Department of Job and Family ServicesOffice of Fiscal and Monitoring Services
Work Phone: 614.466.1646

Green Belt

Green Belt, August 2014

Green Belt Project: OAKS Requisition To Purchase Order Process

Education: The Ohio State University, B.A., English; The University of Phoenix, MSM, HR Management; The Ohio State University, John Glenn School of Public Affairs: Emotional Intelligence, Pre-Supervisory Skills and Practices, Leveraging Generational Differences in the Workplace

Facilitation Expertise: 5S, process mapping, SIPOC, project management, Kaizen event

Has served as a trainer in classes on Lean, Kaizen, and/or Six Sigma

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Larry Caprella Ohio Industrial Commission
Work Phone: 419-227-4215

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Lori Carter Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1427

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Disability Hearings Unit Process

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Pauline Chan-Yount Project Manager Ohio Department of Job and Family ServicesOBES-Information Services
Work Phone: 614-466-2603

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

Working for the State of Ohio for over 21 years with two agencies (BWC & ODJFS). Has worked with innovative people (internal to the State and external partners) to implement cost-savings and improvement projects. Involved with project work/activities, business & IT process re-engineering. Enjoys collaborating with teams and individuals who have a passion for strategic change management and improvement initiatives.

Kaizen Event team member

Kaizen Event sponsor

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Marlene Chukes Ohio Department of Commerce

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Sherri Church Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-387-6183

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Shreekanth Chutkay Ohio Tuition Trust Authority
Work Phone: 614-644-0685

Green Belt

Wave IV

Shreekanth Chutkay is a Project Manager at Ohio Shared Services. He is a change agent making the Project goals as his own goals, using his skills and expertise to inspire a sense of shared purpose within the Project team. He is the co-author of the book titled A Day in the Life of a Project Manager.

Education and Certifications:

  • University of South Carolina — Master’s Degree, Computer Engineering
  • Osmania University — Bachelor’s Degree, Mechanical Engineering
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

Facilitation Experience:

  • 5S
  • Pareto analysis
  • Root cause analysis (cause and effect)
  • Control chart

Teaching and Mentoring:

  • Informally coached another person or people on certain aspects of Lean, Kaizen, and/or Six Sigma
  • Formally mentoring/coaching an individual, helping them expand and use their Lean-related know-how and skills
  • Formally mentoring/coaching a team, helping group members as they learn together and put their newly acquired Lean know-how to work
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Melissa Chuvalas Ohio Department of Insurance
Work Phone: 614-752-0720

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Patti Clements Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-387-1245

Green Belt

Wave VI

Green Belt Project: Department of Aging Quality Review Process

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Samuel Cordova Ohio Adjutant General's OfficeOhio Army National Guard
Work Phone: 614-336-7437

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Melinda Craig Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-728-2884

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Nathan W. Crozier Program Administrator 2 Ohio Department of TransportationFacilities
Work Phone: 330-715-3698

Green Belt

Wave III

Nathan W. Crozier is a Green Belt from the Wave III Training. He currently works for the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) for District 4 as a Program Administrator facilitating the capital budget for the Facilities Department based on work plans. Before working for ODOT he has over 18 years in the building materials industry and two years within the City of Strongsville. Nathan has over 14 years in the Air National Guard where he is a percussionist within the Air National Guard Band.

Favorite Quote: One of the most important keys to Success is having the discipline to do what you know you should do, even when you don’t feel like doing it.

Initial Green Belt Project Name: NEPA Process Improvement within ODOT District 4 (increase transparency & find the most effective flow for efficiency).

Problem Statement: During 2011, General Services accounted for 61.6% of denied insurance claims which was $7.8 million dollars higher than desired and caused significant loss of revenue.

Goal Statement: Reduce the percentage of denied claims to 40% in 90 days.

Noteworthy Findings: Complicated claims forms lead to the denial of 28% of the claims due to required revisions to initial submission.

Progress to Date: Control Phase

Results: As of July 2012, denied claims were reduced to 38%.

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Michelle Cunningham Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1887

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Disability Hearing Unit Process

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John Dean Human Resources Director Ohio Department of MedicaidHuman Resources
Work 50 W. Town Street (Suite 400) Columbus OH 43215
Work Phone: 614-752-2116

Green Belt

Green Belt, Wave VI
Yellow Belt

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Joyce DeLeo Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-728-2404

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Sanjay Dudaney Halcyon Solutions
Work Phone: 614-354-2054

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

Green Belt Project: Data Analytics Assessment

Sanjay is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence in Ohio state government.

He is the President of Halcyon Solutions and brings over 20 years of experience in management and information technology consulting services. He has worked with Accenture, Price Waterhouse, Covansys, Nationwide Insurance, and other companies in the areas of strategic planning, process reengineering, operational excellence, sales and marketing, software development, program management, and technology development. He is the Executive Mentor to the Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization (TEC) Institute at the Ohio State University’s Fisher Business College. He also is very active in the community and volunteers for several nonprofits, including delivering meals for LifeCare Alliance’s Meals on Wheels programs. Sanjay earned an Electrical Engineering degree from National Institute of Technology, India, and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

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Geoff Dutton Project Manager Ohio Department of Public SafetyProcess Improvement Team
Work 1970 W. Broad St. (5th floor) Columbus Ohio 43223
Work Phone: 614-466-7816

Green Belt

Wave II

Green Belt Project: Ohio EMS Certification Process

20 years in communications, investigations, and process improvement, as a newspaper reporter, state deputy inspector general, media relations director, and project manager

Has served as a Kaizen event team member — with Public Safety on a facilities consolidation project, and with Taxation as a “fresh perspective” team member

EDUCATION: Ohio University, Bachelor of Science Degree in Journalism

FACILITATION EXPERIENCE: 5S, Pareto analysis, root cause analysis (cause and effect), control chart, easurement-related efforts, process mapping, strategic planning

TEACHING & MENTORING: Formally mentoring/coaching an individual, helping them expand and use their Lean-related know-how and skills

The Ohio Department of Public Safety process improvement team was created by the Director to provide information, analysis and resources for quick response to problems — and to help staff discover better ways to serve customers. Lean has provided the tools, framework, and support.

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Michael Eberle Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Work Phone: 330-963-1126

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Jana Edmunds Ohio Department of Transportation
Work Phone: 614-275-1365

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Celia Elkins Ohio Housing Finance Agency
Work Phone: 614-387-1641

Green Belt

August 2014

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Wendi Faulkner Lean Liaison Ohio Department of Youth ServicesOffice of Quality Assurance and Improvement
Work Phone: 614-387-2557

Green Belt

Green Belt, Wave VI

Lean Liaison for the Ohio Department of Youth Services

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Rob Feldmann Ohio Department of Education
Work Phone: 614-387-0396

Green Belt

Wave II

Green Belt Project: ODA Payroll Processing

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Beth Ferguson Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-466-9971

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Patrick R. Finical Program Administrator Ohio Department of Veterans ServicesVeterans Services Section
Work Phone: 614-728-3068

Green Belt

Wave III

Patrick R. Finical works in the Veterans Services Section at the Ohio Department of Veterans Services (ODVS). Patrick’s work with ODVS includes collaborating with Ohio’s colleges to improve veterans services, coordinating the ODVS advisory committee, and work with County Veterans Service Offices around the state. Patrick is a Marine Corps veteran himself and makes high quality service to fellow veterans a personal and professional priority.

Favorite Quote: Become the kind of leader that people would follow voluntarily; even if you had no title or position. (Brian Tracy)

Initial Green Belt Project: County Goal-Setting Dashboards

Problem Statement: Ohio’s 88 County Veterans Service Commissions are tasked with connecting veterans to Department of Veteran’s Affairs disability compensation and pension.

Rating the county performance in these areas is difficult due to the different demographics of each county. This project will contextualize the counties’ performance in these areas by looking at their connection rates along with the economic and social factors that are correlated with higher or lower connection to veteran’s benefits. This will allow for more detailed understanding of each county’s situation and, ultimately, more veterans getting the benefits they deserve.

Goal Statement: This project will help to identify counties that are employing best practices so that such practices can be spread around the state.

Noteworthy Findings: Already, we have noticed several counties that appear to be performing better than expected.

Progress to Date: Large amounts of data have been collected. We are developing a numerical index to quantify the strength of factors within each county and about each county that correlate to higher connection rates.

Results: Project is currently in the planning/development stage.

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Larry Fish Ohio Department of Public Safety
Work Phone: 614-728-7298

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Ryan Frazee Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Work Phone: 614-265-6961

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Zach Frost Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction ServicesTwin Valley Behavioral Healthcare
Work Phone: 614-752-0333 ext. 5702

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Joe Gakenheimer Ohio Department of Public Safety
Work Phone: 614-728-1689

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Teri Gardner Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-466-7585

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Rosaland Gatewood-Tye Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-644-9142

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Green Belt (December 2014)

Green Belt Project: Ability To Pay

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Troy Gazette Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 614-558-5201

Green Belt

Wave IV

Troy has spent over thirty years combining technology, people and process within the private and public sectors. He has established a proven track record providing leadership strength managing start-ups, turnarounds, acquisitions and divestitures. Specific proficiencies are focused on business models based on technology driven reengineering and large scale business process outsourcing opportunities.

Initial Belt Project: IT Break-Fix Service Level Agreement for OSS

Problem Statement: This project is designed to improve the cycle time required to identify, escalate and diagnose a Technology Break-Fix in support of the OSS Service Level Agreement. During the spring of 2013, break-fix problem solving around the sorter page issue was sequential. The proposed service level language requires all IT partners to work in concert and in a coordinated fashion in order to bring remedy in the shortest possible time to address an “Extraordinary Event”.

Goal Statement: Create a IT Break-Fix SLA that will govern the remedy protocol within IT and be inserted in the OSS SLA to provide transparency to our clients.

Noteworthy Findings: $266,000 of opportunity loss attributed to case study, “sorter page.”

Results: Pending IT Partner implementation and measurement of repeat occurrence

Favorite quotation: “A delicate balance between people, process and technology is required for technology investment success. Every major technology initiative must be prepared to challenge the status quo, measure itself against the test of time, improve stakeholder value and the quality of life of the user base.”

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Jessica Gerst Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-728-7030

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Deauna Gibbs Ohio Development Services Agency
Work Phone: 614-752-9556

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

Lean Liaison for the Ohio Development Services Agency

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Mandy Gillespie Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-752-5552

Green Belt

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Deborah Givens Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-466-7347

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Paul Glock Project Manager Ohio Department of Job and Family ServicesEmployee and Business Services/Performance Center
Work Phone: 614-752-3329

Green Belt

Wave III

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Brent Grace Senior Performance Analyst Ohio Auditor of StateOhio Performance Team
Work Phone: 614-995-0270

Green Belt

Wave III

I joined the auditors office in July of 2011 after completing graduate course work in International Relations and contemporary history at Ohio University. During my time with the OPT I have worked on performance audits for school districts, villages, cities and state agencies. I have a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration from Capital University.

Favorite Quote: Facts are meaningless. You could use facts to prove anything that’s even remotely true. (Homer J. Simpson)

Initial Green Belt Project: TBD

Progress to Date: Planning/Field Work

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Heather Graham Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1478

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Disability Hearings Unit Process

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Rita Gram Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1646

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Amber Griffith Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 877-644-6771

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Lucas Grimm Ohio Department of Veterans Services
Work Phone: 419-625-2454 x1358

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Matt Gruenbaum Ohio Department of Taxation
Work Phone: 614-995-0993

Green Belt

Green Belt Gov Wave I

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Monica Guice Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-644-5377

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Diane Hare Business Transformation Analyst Ohio Shared Services, OBM
Work Phone: 614-338-4760

Green Belt

Wave IV

Diane works in the Project Management Office at Ohio Shared Services focused on the Continuous Improvement program.

Initial Green Belt Project: Continuous Improvement Program Enhancement Project

Problem Statement: Continuous Improvement  ideas often reflect the Voice of the Associate and Voice of the Customer. However, they might not necessarily align with data obtained through either channel. In addition, the duplicative and decentralized nature of these programs creates redundancies and inefficiencies.  Finally, the existing frameworks do not formally acknowledge the Voice of the Business or the Voice of the Process. In order to ensure that all CI projects support the mission and vision of OSS, as well as the OSS commitment to customer satisfaction, these “voices” must also be represented.

Goal Statement: The improvement objectives and targets for this project are to develop a plan to integrate the improvement ideas of VOC, VOB, VOA, and VOP into the CI Program.

Favorite quotation: “The best contribution we can make to humanity is to improve oneself.” (Frank Herbert)

 

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Christine Hauck Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1252

Green Belt

Wave VII

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Karie Heitmeyer Public Information Supervisor Ohio Bureau of Workers' CompensationLima Service Office
Work Phone: 419-227-5071

Green Belt

Wave II, September 21013

Has led a Kaizen Event team

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Justin Helinski Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1920

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Y'vette Helm Labor Relations Officer Ohio Department of Job and Family ServicesEmployee and Business Services
Work Phone: 614-728-2833

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

Kaizen Facilitation:
• 02/2016 ODNR Administrative Investigation and Discipline Process Kaizen (green belt project) – Established a fast and reliable system for incident reporting, AI assignments, AI document storage, disciplinary decisions, and disciplinary documents implemented agency-wide, with state-wide benefits and utilization through OCB and OHGrievance.
• 08/2016 ODNR Division of Parks and Watercraft Merger Kaizen – Implemented merger strategies, which provided much needed communication and guidance to employees with the end goal of efficient operations and improved employee engagement. The overhauled approach provides a quicker turnaround time in replacement and salvaging of vehicles with fewer internal loop backs and handoffs.

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Ken Henault Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-752-9345

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Dwayne Henson Ohio Department of Veterans Services
Work Phone: 419-625-2454 x1356

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Pam Hill Ohio Department of Health
Work Phone: 614-466-1545

Green Belt

Wave IV

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Diane Hoenig Ohio Department of Health
Work Phone: 614-466-5215

Green Belt

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Dave Holston Ohio Department of Health
Work Phone: 614-644-8649

Green Belt

Wave VI

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Greg Hughes Public Utilities Commission of Ohio
Work Phone: 614-644-8356

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Trace Hull LeanOhio, DAS
Work Phone: 614-728-3472

Green Belt

Trace Hull began his public-sector career as a graphic designer at the DAS Office of Communications, where he was responsible for the design of all employee benefits communications. He was also responsible for the branding and design of the myOhio employee web portal. As a member of LeanOhio he created the LeanOhio visual brand, which he continues to implement and refine into all of LeanOhio training manuals, presentations, toolkits, etc. Before his work in state government, he was a senior designer for Mount Carmel Health Systems, Columbia Gas of Ohio, and the Greater Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce.

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Kyle Hurst Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction ServicesNorthwest Ohio Psychiatric Hospital
Work Phone: 419-381-1881

Green Belt

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Kelly Huskey Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-466-2597

Green Belt

Green Belt Gov Wave I

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Mark Ingles Ohio Auditor of State
Work Phone: 614-728-7114

Green Belt

Green Belt Cintas (Wave I)

Green Belt Project: Six Sigma Approach to Sick Leave Analysis in Performance Audits

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Paul Jackson Ohio Development Services Agency
Work Phone: 614-644-9157

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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David Jende Ohio Development Services Agency
Work Phone: 614-995-5929

Green Belt

Wave VI

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Betty Johnson Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-728-4664

Green Belt

Wave IV

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Kristen Johnson Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-387-0065

Green Belt

August 2014

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Rochelle Jones Ohio Department of Transportation
Work Phone: 614-644-8345

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

The Ohio State University
Central Michigan University

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Kim Kent Ohio Department of Youth Services
Work Phone: 614-644-5179

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Mary Kotynski Ohio Lottery Commission
Work Phone: 216-774-5749

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Disability Hearings Unit Process

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Sadler Kramer Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction ServicesTwin Valley Behavioral Healthcare
Work Phone: 614-752-0333

Green Belt

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Pam Laing Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1249

Green Belt

Wave V

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Amanda Larke Senior Performance Analyst Ohio Auditor of StateCleveland/OPT
Work Phone: 216-787-4179

Green Belt

Wave VI

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Heather Lauer Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Work Phone: 614-728-0039

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

Green Belt Project: Division of Surface Water Public Records Retrieval Process

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Rea Lawson Ohio Office of Budget and Management

Green Belt

Wave V

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Meghan Leak Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-752-5217

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Gary Lehman Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Teri Lester Business Transformation Analyst Ohio Office of Budget and ManagementOhio Shared Services
Work Phone: 614-338-4730

Green Belt

Wave VI

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Ida Lewis Program Administration Ohio Department of Youth ServicesOffice of Accreditation and Standards
Work Phone: 614-387-2174

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Matthew Loncaric Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-466-9982

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Sherri Lowe OSS Services & Support Lead Ohio Shared Services, OBM
Work Phone: 614-338-4784

Green Belt

Wave IV

Sherri has 30 years of experience in the private and public sector. She began her public career with Central Ohio Transit Authority, as the Consumer Relations Manager. She then served in the position of Deputy Director, Consumer Affairs at the ORSC She then moved onto the ODE as the Assistant Director of the Customer Service Department. Sherri currently serves at the Ohio Shared Services Division as a Business Transformation Program Lead. Her main focus is on assuring all parts (people, operations, processes, customers, training and continuous improvement) are integrated in the OSS center.

Green Belt Project: Continuous Improvement Program Enhancement

Problem Statement: Continuous Improvement  ideas often reflect the Voice of the Associate and Voice of the Customer; however, they might not necessarily align with data obtained through either channel. In addition, the duplicative and decentralized nature of these programs creates redundancies and inefficiencies.  Finally, the existing frameworks do not formally acknowledge the Voice of the Business or the Voice of the Process. In order to ensure that all CI projects support the mission and vision of OSS, as well as the OSS commitment to customer satisfaction, these “voices” must also be represented.

Goal Statement: The improvement objectives and targets for this project are to develop a plan to integrate the improvement ideas of VOC, VOB, VOA, and VOP into the CI Program.

Favorite quotation: “People respect what they help create!”

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Dusan Makel Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-752-0333

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Archanna Manoharan Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-387-8342

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Darin McCoy Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1303

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Case Services Invoice Payments

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Bill McElfresh Ohio Department of Transportation
Work Phone: 740-568-4311

Green Belt

Green Belt Gov Wave I

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Anne McLain Director of Quality Improvement Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction ServicesNorthcoast Behavioral Healthcare
Work Phone: 330-467-7131 x1352

Green Belt

Involved in agency’s Lean and Six Sigma improvement efforts

Has served as a Kaizen team member

Certified Public Manager

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Andrew Meador Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1237

Green Belt

Wave VII

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Conrad Michael Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-752-4601

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Eric Miller Ohio Department of Aging
Work Phone: 614-466-5500

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Sara Molski Ohio Department of Higher Education
Work Phone: 614-728-8335

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

Lean Liaison for the Ohio Department of Higher Education

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Kenneth Moon Ohio Board of Pharmacy
Work Phone: 614-466-7417

Green Belt

Wave IV

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Bryon Moore Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 614-338-4867

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Jacob Moran Ohio Department of Insurance
Work Phone: 614-387-1536

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Marc Moreland Ohio Auditor of State
Work Phone: 614-728-7129

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Charles Morrison Ohio Department of Youth Services
Work Phone: 614-466-8621

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Mark Nahra Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-629-8406

Green Belt

Wave IV

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Shavonna Neal Ohio Department of Administrative Services

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Kate Nicholson Ohio Department of Administrative Services

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Valentine Nnachetam Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 614-336-4557

Green Belt

August 2014

Green Belt Project: OSS Denied Vouchers

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Megan Oravec Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Work Phone: 614-728-1749

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Alissa Otani-Cole Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-466-4575

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Case Services Invoice Payments

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John Palermini Agency Integration Lead Ohio Shared Services, OBM
Work Phone: 614-562-5318

Green Belt

Wave IV

John is the Agency Integration Lead at Ohio Shared Services. He and his team are responsible for analyzing current state processes for agency partners, and guiding those agencies through the transition to Ohio Shared Services.

Green Belt Project: OSS Training Plan “Kaiju”

Problem Statement: Currently, there are multiple “training plans” (depending on the service line and the individual’s position) and a lack of resources to address the training needs, resulting in: unhappy customers, low morale, unmet goals, a lack of efficiency, non-standardized training, unclear expectations, untrained staff, agency complaints, low utilization, and high call volume.

Goal Statement: Design a repeatable, sustainable training plan for OSS staff starting with OBM orientation and continuing through ongoing development. The plan needs to address OSS training needs and identify resources, roles, and responsibilities.

Noteworthy Findings: Scope creep can sneak up on you; mutiple root causes to the problem statement.

Results: Narrowed the scope to those things that are within our immediate control, developed a compreshensive solution and implementation plan.

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Kevin Palicki Ohio Department of Health
Work Phone: 614-728-3413

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Richard Palmer Assistant Chief Ohio Department of CommerceDivision of State Fire Marshal
Work Phone: 614-752-7280

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

Has served citizens of Ohio for more than 27 years — primarily working on initiatives and providing training to increase knowledge of safety skills and behaviors. Career in public safety started at the local level in Montgomery County. Has served the Division of State Fire Marshal since 2010.

First became involved in Lean, Six Sigma, and Kaizen training as a member of Ohio Certified Public Manager® Cohort 48. Completed my Yellow Belt training as part of the cohort, but worked with the project team using more advanced Lean methods to demonstrate competency throughout the process.

Informally coached another person or people on certain aspects of Lean, Kaizen, and/or Six Sigma

CPM — November 2014

Ball State University – Bachelor of Science – Telecommunications
OCPM

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Dawn Pertner State Treasurer of Ohio
Work Phone: 614-466-3950

Green Belt

Wave II

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Edith Peschke Agency Integration - Business Transformation Analyst Ohio Shared Services, OBM
Work Phone: 614-338-4767

Green Belt

Wave IV

Green Belt Project: Standardardize the invoice date process for use in OAKS at OSS

  • Work towards compliance with all rules / ORC
  • Increase standardization of vouchering process
  • Implement agency policies / best practices that supports invoices submitted directly to OSS
  • Maximize vendor discounts = $$ saved to state

Efficiency and shared services are taking on new meaning in Ohio state agencies. As a member of Ohio Shared Services, Edie Peschke works to continue OSS’s vision of maintaining the agency’s status as a nationally recognized public sector pioneer.

Favorite quote: If you want truly to understand something, try to change it. (Kurt Lewin)

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Steve Pontius Ohio Department of Public Safety

Green Belt

Wave V

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Brandi Potts Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-752-3855

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Al Rakas Ohio Department of Transportation
Work Phone: 419-373-4417

Green Belt

Wave VI

Al Rakas has been working in the public sector for over 32 years and is the latest addition to the LeanOhio team. Starting as a Highway Worker for District Two of the Ohio Department of Transportation in 1981, he has embraced continuous improvement programs through the years. He served first as a Union Coordinator, then as a Management Coordinator, in the Quality Services through Partnership initiative. He facilitated numerous teams, and has taught facilitation, communications, and team-building classes. His most recent position with ODOT was as Business and Human Resources Administrator for District Two. Al is now on loan to LeanOhio to assist in the growing movement to Lean up state government.

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Radha Ramachandiran Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Work Phone: 614-387-8646

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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John Rayle Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
Work Phone: 330-277-7311

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Donna Rhoads Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 419-861-8822

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Case Services Invoice Payments

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Janis Roederer Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1428

Green Belt

Wave V

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Alan Rogers Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-644-8911

Green Belt

Wave V

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Devon Rogers Ohio Department of Agriculture

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Tanya Rose Legal Systems Administrator/Paralegal Ohio Lottery CommissionLegal Department
Work Phone: 216-774-5759

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Colleen Rosshirt Ohio Supreme Court

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Crystal Rudy Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-644-8304

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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John Rumer Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 614-338-4834

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Gerry Sadorra Technology-Based Training Developer Ohio Shared Services, OBM
Work Phone: 614-466-6447

Green Belt

August 2014

Green Belt Project: Improvements to the OSS QA Process

Role: Supporting and assisting the OBM Training Academy with the OAKS FIN 9.2 Upgrade through the implementation of advanced software to develop an online help system, an online procedure repository, web-based training materials, and instructor-led training courses. Currently collaborating with Accenture in the 9.2 customization and the development of the training environment for training simulations, demonstrations, and scenarios. Applying instructional design methodologies and best practices for various training deliverables.

Support the Project Management Office in projects impacting Ohio Shared Services (OSS) and OSS Continuous Improvement initiatives. Process-mapped Accounts Receivables with various agencies to standardize and streamline business processes, as well as increase value-added deliverables.

Education: Master of Business Administration (University of Phoenix), Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (The Ohio State University)

Has served as a Kaizen event team member: OSS Accounts Receivables Standardization

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Erin Sainato Ohio Department of Public Safety
Work Phone: 614-644-7940

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Victoria Sansom-Moore Ohio Development Services Agency
Work Phone: 614-644-5686

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Katie Scheetz Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 513-942-8909

Green Belt

Wave VII

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Maria Seaman Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1750

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Case Services Invoice Payments

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Tonya Sekerak Ohio Department of Taxation
Work Phone: 614-387-1730

Green Belt

Green Belt Gov Wave I

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Craig Selka Support Services Manager, Lean Liaison Ohio Department of Veterans Services
Work Phone: 419-625-2454 ext. 1611

Green Belt

Wave III

Craig Selka, a 13-year public employee, oversees the support services departments at the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky, Ohio. He obtained his BBA from the University of Toledo and is currently persuing his MBA at Ashland University.

Favorite Quote: Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” (Henry Ford)

Initial Green Project: Domiciliary Meal Service Standardization

Problem Statement: There is a great deal of inconsistecy and ambiguity in the manner of meal service in the Ohio Veterans Home domiciliary dining room. Long waiting times, diners being served out of order, and inconsistent orders being delivered are several of the diners’ most common complaints.

Goal Statement: Decrease wait time, establish proper service sequences, and eliminate order errors over the next several months.

Noteworthy Findings: No findings to report at this time

Progress to Date: Define Phase

Results: Pending

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Aaron Shaw Ohio Auditor of State
Work Phone: 614-728-3472

Green Belt
Wave VIII — May 2014

Green Belt Project: Ohio Performance Team (OPT) Report Content Review

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Sherri Simpson Program Administrator Ohio Bureau of Workers' CompensationEmployer Programs Unit
Work Phone: 614-438-1481

Green Belt

Wave III

I have a MA in Public Administration and a BA in Communications. I have been in public service for over 20 years and have served in a variety of capacities. In my current position, I am responsible for overseeing statewide employer programs designed to promote safety in the workplace and give employers discounts off of their premiums.

Initial Green Belt Project: Program Application Standardaziation

Problem Statement: Currently BWC allows employers to register for many of its programs either on line or by sending in a paper copy. Approximately 15% of all applications are completed via paper application. These applications are often missing pieces of informaiton, some of them are difficult to read, others get missed placed. All of these factors create the increased possibility for errors. In addition, paper applications increase the processing time by 80% becasue the applications must be scanned and entered manually into the system.

Goal Statement: Reduce the number of errors by 10% and reduce the processing time by 80%.

Noteworthy Findings: TBD

Progress to Date: Research phase

Results : Project in process

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Amy Smith Administrative Professional 4 Ohio Department of Job and Family ServicesDirector's Office
Work 30 E Broad Street (32nd Floor) Columbus OH 43160
Work Phone: 614-728-6125

Green Belt

May2014

Kaizen Event team member

Experienced with 5S and process mapping

Served as a trainer in classes on Lean, Kaizen, and/or Six Sigma

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Shelia Smith Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-644-1773

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Vicki Smith Area Manager Opportunities for Ohioans with DisabilitiesBusiness Enterprise
Work Phone: 330-438-0500

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Case Services Invoice Payments

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Erika Sowry Ohio Department of Health

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Tara Stant Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-752-3777

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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Kathy Stark Clerk 2 Ohio Department of TransportationAuditing
Work Phone: 419-999-6820

Green Belt

Wave III

I have been with ODOT for three years. Before that I worked at a library for 23 years.

Initial Green Project: Real Estate Electronic Records Retention

Problem Statement: Develop district one procedures to meet the mandates in the real estates policies and procedures manual.

Goal Statement: Meet legal mandates and follow ODOT’s guiding principles to be productive, lean, effective, and effective.

Noteworthy Findings: Minimize duplicate efforts and documents. Meet legal mandates.

Progress to Date: Looking at the Process

Results: Pending

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Harrison Steele Ohio Auditor of State
Work Phone: 614-728-7208

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Paula Steele Ohio Department of Insurance
Work Phone: 614-728-4291

Green Belt

Wave V

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Scott Steenrod Ohio Department of Administrative ServicesHuman Resources Division
Work Phone: 614-466-0173

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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Ron Stokes Three Leaf Productions
Work Phone: 614-626-4941 ext. 36

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

Green Belt Project: Lean Mean Order Processing Machine

Ron is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence in Ohio state government.

He is the CEO/President of Three Leaf Productions. The company was recently recognized by the Diversity Business Council as one of the top minority owned businesses in Ohio, and it was listed as one of the top 50 fastest growing privately held companies in central Ohio by Business First Magazine for five consecutive years. Ron plans and directs all aspects of the organization’s policies, objectives, and initiatives. He has over 20 years of experience in the printing and advertising business – and he’s also the on-air analyst for The Ohio State University Men’s Basketball radio network. Ron graduated from OSU with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and is a member of the Ad Hoc Diversity Council of the Ohio High School Athletic Association.

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Kelley Sutherland Ohio Auditor of StateOhio Performance Team
Work Phone: 614-995-5978

Green Belt

August 2014

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Matt Sutherland Ohio Development Services Agency
Work Phone: 614-728-6778

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Hope Sweeney Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 513-852-3223

Green Belt

Wave VII

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Tara Tallarico Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Work Phone: 614-752-0333 ext. 508

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Alycia Taylor Taylor Consulting Services
Work Phone: 330-935-0349

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

Alicia is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence in Ohio state government.

She is the owner of Taylor Consulting Services, serving as a consultant, educator and mentor incorporating more than 15 years of expertise in program management, staff development, character building, social and emotional learning, and school climate. She has developed classes on student/teacher engagement, reading and study skills, writing, remedial education, and grant writing for the University of Akron, Ashland University, and several nonprofit organizations. She has trained hundreds of individuals and worked with several school districts and nonprofit agencies. Alycia also works with several federal agencies as a subject matter expert making funding recommendations on grant awards. Alycia earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications from Taylor University and an MPA in Public Administration from the University of Akron.

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Terri Taylor Office Administrative Associate The OSU Health Plan, Inc.
Work Phone: 614-292-7745

Green Belt

Green Belt

Involved in Lean and Six Sigma improvement efforts
Served as a team member on a Kaizen team
Led a Kaizen team

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Karry Thacker State Medical Board of Ohio
Work Phone: 614-728-3055

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Dennis Thomas Administrator City of DaytonSupport Services Fire/Fleet
Work Phone: 937-333-4508

Green Belt

Green Belt

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Paisha Thomas Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-644-5854

Green Belt

Green Belt Gov Wave I

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Nicole Thompson-Mills Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-728-6153

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Vicki Titus Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation
Work Phone: 740-353-2202

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Heather Tomlinson Coach Ohio Shared Services, OBM
Work Phone: 614-338-4757

Green Belt

Wave IV

Heather Tomlinson was first introduced to Six Sigma and directed multiple Lean projects while leading operational and customer service teams in the private sector. With the new knowledge she has gained from LeanOhio she will work to eliminate waste and reduce errors with the groups and projects she works as a part of. Heather is the Coach for the Vendor Maintenance Team at Ohio Shared Services.

Green Belt Project: Vendor Cleanup

Problem Statement; The vendor database has outdated vendor information, the data is not centralized, there are multiple entry points and there are multiple forms used to make changes to a vendor record

Goal Statement: To ensure updated vendor information is in OAKS and to identify vendors who have had no activity for 3 or more years in order to make recommentation for archival and/or removal

Favorite quotation: “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work” (Thomas Edison)

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Steven Tribbie Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1284

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Tanowa Troupe Public Utilities Commission of Ohio
Work Phone: 614-644-9745

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2016

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Dara Turner Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Work Phone: 614-438-1339

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: Disability Hearings Unit Process

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Jennifer Valentine Ohio Department of Health
Work Phone: 614-728-9455

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Christine Vincenty Ohio Department of Public Safety
Work Phone: 614-752-4143

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Marissa Walter Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-644-1729

Green Belt

Wave II

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Karla Warren Ombudsman System Liaison Ohio Department of AgingOffice of the State Long-term Care Ombudsman
Work Phone: 614-466-1242

Green Belt

Green Belt, December 2013

Green Belt Project: Certification for Ombudsman Specialists

Has presented informational sessions on Lean, Kaizen, and/or Six Sigma
Has informally coached on certain aspects of Lean

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Jennifer Wells Vocational Rehabilitation Supervisor Opportunities for Ohioans with DisabilitiesBureau of Vocational Rehabilitation
Work 816 30th Street NW Canton Ohio 44709
Work Phone: 330-438-0500

Green Belt

Wave VII

Has worked for the State of Ohio with Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities for the past 13 years. Currently oversees vocational rehabilitation services in Stark, Wayne, and Holmes counties.

Participated in a 3-P event focused on developing a new model for business relations.

Participated in an agency audit of the process developed during a Kaizen event, which focused on handling referrals and bringing new applicants into the system.

M.Ed. in Rehabilitation Counseling – Kent State University

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Ted Wendling Ohio Department of Public Safety
Work Phone: 614-752-4496

Green Belt

Wave V

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Brent Wentzel Ohio Office of Budget and Management

Green Belt

Wave IV

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John Wesp Ohio Department of Public Transportation

Green Belt

Wave V

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Kathryn Will Ohio Department of Aging

Green Belt

Green Belt – June 2016

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Andrea Williams Ohio Department of Job and Family ServicesBureau of State Hearings
Work Phone: 614-995-1195

Green Belt

Wave III

Andrea Williams is a State Hearing Officer with over 15 years of experience in health and human services such as Medicaid, Food Assistance, Ohio Works First, Child Support and Children Services.

She has worked for the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services both at the county and state level.

As a Case Manager determining eligibility for services for low income families and children, then as the Project Manager for the Kids in Different Systems grant which helped families involved in more than one system navigate the many community resources available and finally as a Quality Reviewer responsible for ensuring eligibility was determined in accordance with the Ohio Administrative Code.

Andrea then went on to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services as a Case Management Analyst responsible for reviewing all Ohio counties case records for accuracy in accordance with both state and federal guidelines. Andrea went onto to become a State Hearing Officer in 2008 where she currently presided over adjudicative hearing process and ensures the right to due process to persons appealing any action or inaction in the delivery of human service programs.

Andrea has over 15 years of experience in health and human services such as Medicaid, Food Assistance, Ohio Works First, Child Support and Children Services. She has worked for the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services at both the county and state level with experience in eligibility determination, quality control and project management. Andrea currently presides over the adjudicative hearing process as a State Hearing Officer for the Bureau of State Hearing. Andrea is a proud graduate of the University of Louisville.

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Nikki Williams Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 614-338-4802

Green Belt

Wave IV

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Stacy Williams Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission
Work Phone: (614) 433-8271

Green Belt

Wave VII

Green Belt Project: OOD Invoice Payment Process

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Tiffany Wilson Ohio Office of Budget and Management
Work Phone: 877-644-6771

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Amy Wobser Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission
Work Phone: 614-438-1827

Green Belt

Wave II

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Shari Wolf Ohio Department of Youth Services
Work Phone: 614-728-7304

Green Belt

Green Belt, May 2014

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Pieter Wykoff Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-387-5163

Green Belt

Green Belt – August 2015

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John Yoho Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Work Phone: 614-644-1103

Green Belt
Wave VIII — May 2014

Green Belt Project: P-Card Processing Time

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Lynda Zamora Ohio Department of Medicaid
Work Phone: 614-387-8404

Green Belt

Green Belt – February 2016

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