Intro

John Evans - Partner

imageSenior executive with over 30 years of experience in global business development, program management, and process improvement management consulting across a number of diverse industries.

  • Focused driver of top & bottom line growth
  • Proven track record of reducing costs and improving operational efficiency and effectiveness
  • Effective facilitator and coach at the “C” level
  • JIT/Lean and quality management expert

Experience:

  • Corporate Vice President in the transportation, agricultural equipment, and construction equipment industry.
  • Director of a major corporation in the aerospace industry having worked on such programs as Strategic Defense Initiative ( Star Wars) F-16 Fighting Falcon, Advanced Tactical Fighter (F-22), and others.
  • Developed and deployed numerous Supplier Quality initiatives still in use as industry Best Practices.
  • Change Management consulting projects with companies such as US Navy, Singapore Technologies, Gulfstream Aerospace, Delphi Delco Electronics, US Army Aviation Training Brigade, Moore Business Forms, FedEx Kinkos, and others.
  • Consultative subject matter specialties include New Product Development, Supplier Management & Control, Quality Management & Systems, Lean, Lean Six Sigma, Theory of Constraints, Cost of Quality, and others.
  • Consultative skill sets include listening to the voice of the client, collaboration, networking, coaching, team building, mentoring, communication, and motivation that delivers extraordinary results.

Positions:

  • The Boulder Group, Boulder, CO, Partner
  • Proliant, LLC., Dallas, TX, VP of Consulting Services
  • Thomas Group Inc., Dallas, TX, Engagement Manager, Sr. Consultant
  • The Quality Continuum Group, Dallas, TX, President
  • JI Case Corp.-Tenneco., Racine, WI, Corporate VP of Quality & Product Safety
  • General Dynamics, Ft. Worth, TX, Director of Quality & Quality Program Management
  • Motorola Semiconductor Products, Phoenix,AZ, Manager – Integrated Circuit Design & Quality Engineering
  • ITEK Corporation, Sunnyvale, CA, Manager of Hybrid Circuit Design & Engineering

Education/Qualifications:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering - Texas A & M University
  • MS in Electrical Engineering – Arizona State University
  • MS in Engineering Management – Southern Methodist University
  • Certified Lean Six Sigma, Certified Balanced Scorecard, Texas Quality Award Examiner
  • Adjunct Professor – Business Management & Mathematics, Dallas Baptist University & DCCCD