David shares his passion for Lean by coaching and developing leaders. He also helps companies design more satisfying work systems and conducts workshops in problem solving, team building and related topics in human performance. Retired from the U.S, Army in 2001, David serves on the boards of Kentucky World Trade Center and Ideas America, and is a senior advisor to the Compression Institute.
He has a BA in International Relations, a MS in Industrial Management, and has completed post-graduate studies in educational and industrial/organizational psychology. David was part of the team that partnered with Toyota Motor Manufacturing to develop the University of Kentucky College of engineering Lean program.