Peg Pennington

President; Instructor, Center for Operational Excellence, Ohio State University MoreSteam

Peg Pennington joined MoreSteam's executive team in 2018 and provides leadership to all company operations.  She brings a strategic focus on innovative 'next practices' to build and sustain operational excellence.

For the past decade, Peg served as the Executive Director of the Center for Operational Excellence at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business. In that role, she developed a deep familiarity with the global process improvement community. She is recognized for her advocacy of organizational cultures that embed critical thinking and problem solving into their core competencies.

Peg helped architect Fisher College’s unique Master of Business Operational Excellence ("MBOE") program, and continues as an adjunct instructor of the MBOE Lean Leadership and Six Sigma curriculum. As part of her work with the Center for Operational Excellence, she was instrumental in establishing rigorous standards for Lean Six Sigma certification aligned with industry expectations. She also worked tirelessly to develop an OpX community of learning offering a variety of educational, benchmarking, and networking events.  Before joining Ohio State, Peg served in a managerial role at Emerson Network Power. 

Tuesday: Pre-Conference Workshops & Opening Keynotes

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

8:00 AM A3: Establish a structured cycle of improvement during your transformation

  • Create a framework for organizational thinking and the path of thinking – drawing on what perfection looks like
  • How can you train your workforce for OPEX? Critical factors for developing technical skills across the organization
  • Understand and evaluate formal problem solving; transparent obstacles to problems and challenges
  • Incorporating learner, coaching and leadership activities as a critical success factor to OPEX success
  • Discussing the role of technology as a tool assisting, not replacing, human involvement, and the application of design tools to optimize the program output

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Peg.

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