Manager, Operational Excellence
Chuck Werner is the manager of Operational Excellence at the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center. He has worked in manufacturing facilities for more than 30 years. After experiencing the benefits of technology implementations first-hand, Werner developed a passion for helping manufacturers improve their products, processes and services using relevant technological applications. He served four years in the United States Army in a military intelligence role and holds a bachelor’s of Business Leadership from Baker College. He achieved his certification as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt in 1996 and his Master Black Belt certification in 2010. Additionally, he is a Training Within Industry (TWI) Master Trainer and is certified in OSHA Compliance and Accident Reduction.