Director of Productivity
As Director of Productivity, Larry was responsible for leading a team charged with the successful development, implementation, coordination and continual improvement of Faith productivity. This included system and process improvements, on-site/project site coaching, auditing key project expectations, productivity time studies, and training to advance productive performance and foster a culture of productivity throughout the organization. Some of Larry’s additional responsibilities included verifying best practice processes and ensuring installation standards and other applicable support processes are being executed effectively and safely.
Larry joined Faith in 2010 and retired from the company in 2020. He previously served as a Senior Manufacturing Specialist at Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP), and the President of Baker Business Consulting, where he specialized in Lean Transformation processes as well as strategic planning and repositioning.
ARTICLES BY AUTHOR
October 20, 2015Safety & Productivity |
Lack of Productivity in the Construction Industry: What’s the Problem, What’s the Fix?
By every published measure, construction industry productivity seriously lags behind manufacturing industry productivity with little to no sign of improvement. The…READ MORE
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Effectively Leading with Change
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When it Comes to Customer Satisfaction, Everyone Plays a Role.
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