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Lean Symposium 2007


Rick Boyd, president, Clayton Group, opening the Symposium.
Dr. Darlene Williams, HUD assistant secretary
Emanuel Levy, MHRA executive director
Butch Berlin, assistant production manager and lean advocate, Hi-Tech Housing
Allen Tucker, production manager and lean advocate, Palm Harbor Homes
The audience
Austin Baidas, CEO and president, Four Seasons Housing
Dewey Warden, lean manager, Senco Products
Charley Lott, Fleetwood Enterprises, asking a question
Panel 1 responding to questions
Dr. Michael Mullens, UCF, responding to a question
Keith Holdbrooks, president and CEO, Southern Energy Homes
Panel 2
Lamar Dickerson, director of lean manufacturing, Southern Energy Homes
Michael Blanford, HUD, Dr. Darlene Williams, HUD and Rick Boyd, Clayton Group
Lean advocates watching the presentations
Michael Lombard, lean advocate and continuous improvement manager, Palm Harbor Homes
Brent Crabtree, lean advocate, Clayton Homes

Panel 2 responding to questions

Mark Ezzo, Clayton Homes, asking a question
Kevin Longmire, assistant production manager and lean advocate, Clayton Homes
The audience
Woody Bell, president of manufacturing, Palm Harbor Homes.
Clifford Robbins, lean manufacturing engineer, R-Anell Housing
Richard Shields, chief of production and Kenneth Hutchings, lean/safety manager and lean advocate, Chelsea Modular Homes
Michael Wade, director of manufacturing operations (speaking) and Johnny Wooten, QC manager and lean advocate , Cavalier Homes
Panel 3
The lean advocates
Reception following the Symposium



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