Management Naval Post Graduate School
Accounting Iowa State University
MN Executive Program (MEP) University of MN - CSOM
Executive Program - Strategy University of Chicago - Booth
Lean - Six Sigma; Managerial Accounting; Strategy Management & Execution; Measurement; Customer Listening, Supply Chain, Adult Learning.
Over 25 years experience in the public, private and higher education sectors. EXPERIENCE: US Navy - Naval Officer & Aviator, Quality Leadership & Operations; General Electric - Six Sigma Leader; Ceridian - Quality Leadership; American Express - Business Transformation; University of Minnesota - Continuous Improvement & Transformation; United Health Group, Optum - Strategy & Operational Excellence.
Certified Public Accountant. Certified Professional Logistician. Series 7 Broker.
University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management, Part-time Faculty 2000 - Present
"Estimating Characteristic Life and Reliability of an Aircraft Engine Component Improvement in the Early Stages of the Implementation Process." Martens, Scott L.; Master's Thesis (DEC 1992)
Make-A-Wish: Board of Directors - Strategic planning consultant 2010 - Present
Chair: American Society for Quality (ASQ) - Education Division. 2007 - 2009
Director: National Consortium for Continuous Improvement (NCCI) 2006 - 2008