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Dr. Tim Read, Master Black Belt, has supported Rutgers Executive Education’s Lean Six Sigma(LSS) program since 2011, building on 30+ years’ domestic and global experience in various capacities as practitioner, manager and trainer with global Fortune 100 corporations. At Rutgers, Tim has mentored scores of Green Belts and Black Belts in our Lean Six Sigma Certification program, and has also developed and delivered customized LSS programs to our organizational clients.

A few career highlights outside Rutgers:Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and ChampionMentored over 50 Rutgers’ Black & Green Belts30+ years with global Fortune 100 companiesLed improvement teams in Research & Development, Sales & Marketing, Operations and Health Care in the US, Europe and AsiaDirected Corporate Center for Lean Six SigmaConducted 100+ Six Sigma, Lean, Statistics, Quality, and Continuous Improvement training courses globally
PhD – Mathematics and StatisticsCo-authored over 20 refereed papers and one book