Josh is a Principal with FTE Performance Consulting, whose career spans over 20 years across manufacturing engineering, continuous improvement and operations in the automotive industries. Josh has extensive training and experience in the deployment of lean principals, operations management and launch execution.
Notable experience and accomplishments:
Prior to consulting, Josh spent 6 years as the Director of Operations for Dakkota Integrated Systems leading 8 facilities to profitable growth. He also spent 5 years as Dakkota’s Director of Continuous Improvement establishing and promoting lean concepts resulting in year over year KPI improvements. He was also instrumental in the award, planning and execution of 8 launches, greenfield and brownfield, during his tenure. Before Dakkota, Josh worked for Android Industries as a manufacturing engineer where he developed their continuous improvement process and was a key contributor in 9 launches in the US, Mexico and Europe.
Josh holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University< Leadership Team