Biography for Krista Schulte

Krista leads the planning, coordinating, communicating and delivering of programs to help faculty and staff teams solve operational problems and get lasting results. Krista came to the University of Michigan in March 2015 from Visteon Corporation where she coached lean product development teams for over 10 years. Prior to that, she served at Visteon and Ford in different Engineering, Process Leadership, and Operations roles. Krista earned a B.S., Industrial & Operations Engineering and M.S.E., Engineering Management from the University of Michigan. She is also a Six Sigma Black Belt. Krista sits on the global steering group for Lean HE and co-founded HELEX, the Higher Ed Lean Exchange.