Speakers
Mark Stevens
Principal
Wipfli LLP
Mark Stevens offers experience and skills developed through working more than 30 years in the manufacturing industry. Today, he leads Wipfli LLP’s manufacturing and consulting practice that serves clients throughout the United States and Asia. Mark has guided local, national and international manufacturing companies through all facets of operational excellence and technology integration. He has a passion for helping manufacturers become more customer-effective and operationally efficient.


Specializations

  • Business strategic planning and alignment
  • Manufacturing operational and business dashboards
  • Performance measurement systems
  • Lean/Sigma strategy development and education
  • Lean/Sigma improvement events
  • Quality systems integration and compliance
  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP) integration and project management
  • Workflow integration systems

Past experience

  • Designed and implemented Lean/Sigma best practices
  • Installed technology-enabling solutions that reduce process variability, minimize risk, improve industry compliance, and reduce lead times

Professional memberships and activities

  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) - Member

Education

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture
  • Registered industrial architects

Templeton College - Oxford, England

  • Advanced Business Management Leadership training

Villanova University

  • Lean/Sigma Black Belt