Barbara is a strong, dynamic, adaptable leader. She has over 30 years experience driving change using lean and six sigma approaches in a variety of technology, business, and healthcare applications. As Director of Manufacturing, she is responsible for providing executive expertise to all aspects of manufacturing operations.
Her varied and extensive industry experience includes automotive, digital imaging, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices, and she has excelled in roles that include operations management, quality assurance, product development, and customer service.
She is results oriented, having helped drive $100M in savings in high-tech ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, medical device plants, and supply chains while improving yields, reducing change over time, equipment downtime, and line clearance.
Barbara holds an M.S. in Quality and Applied Statistics, as well as a B.S. in Math and Computer Science. Additionally, she is an ASQ Certified Quality Manager (CQM), Quality Engineer (CQE), and Auditor (CQA).