Trena Burgan is an FTE Senior Advisor with a history deeply rooted in automotive manufacturing across Engineering, Technical Support, Quality, and plant floor operations. Trena is a mission-driven leader passionate about aligning multiple functions with a heavy emphasis on people engagement, relationship-building, process improvement, and lean methodologies. Throughout her career, Trena has successfully navigated complex challenges, driven results, and fostered transformative success in diverse manufacturing environments.
Notable experience and accomplishments:
Prior to consulting, Trena held various roles as a leader of technical and non-technical teams in Engineering, Stamping, and Assembly plants within General Motors. She gained a reputation for successfully pulling cross-functional teams together to identify and resolve high-impact issues utilizing lean principles and common-sense problem-solving.
Trena holds a Master of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Prairie View A&M University. She is a certified Red X Journeyman, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, and American Society of Quality member.< GLOBAL ADVISORY NETWORK