Randy Bertram

As Director of Sustainability Services with WMEP Manufacturing Solutions, Randy brings more than 40 years of leadership, industrial engineering, quality, plant, operations, consulting, project and program management experience across a wide array of industry types and size. In 2010 he launched WMEP’s award winning Profitable Sustainability Initiative (PSI) helping manufacturers establish a connection between higher […]

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Peg Dorn

Peg brings over twenty years of experience in the food industry as a Quality Systems Manager.  Duties included performing internal auditing, writing SOPs, writing an approving corrective actions, preparing export documentation, and participation in food and pharmaceutical audits. Peg spent two years as a third party auditor for NSF international. She is a lead assessor for […]

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Mark McDermid

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Mark has more 30 years of experience working with manufacturers, both as an employee and as a Director in the Wisconsin Bureau of  the Department of Natural Resources promoting sustainability in the state’s manufacturing sector. Skill Set: Sustainability development and integration with management systems Experience: Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources program management and systems development […]

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Marie Mansheim

Marie Mansheim

Marie has a diverse management and consulting background including experience in strategic business planning, marketing, market research, competitive intelligence, sales and operations stemming from her work in the manufacturing and professional services sectors. Marie has worked as a business unit manager for a small manufacturer and an industrial automation firm. As a consultant, she has […]

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Lindsey Trickey

Lindsey brings 10+ years of experience in manufacturing and quality management system implementation. Skill Set ISO 9001:2015 Safe Quality Food (SQF) Food Safety System Certification (FSSC) 22000 Brand Reputation through Compliance (BRC) Food Safety Modernization Act Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) Standard Work/Work Instructions Certifications HACCP Certification SQF Practitioner Food Defense Coordinator Operating Supervisor […]

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Jerry Thiltgen

Jerry brings over 20 years in progressive roles of responsibility in manufacturing from front line Supervision to Plant Management as well as over 20 years of consulting to manufacturing organizations. Core Expertise: Operations Management Enterprise Business Systems Lean Project Facilitation, Consulting and Training Lean Transformation Lean Product Development Business process mapping and improvement Plant layout […]

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Greg Gasper

Greg brings a pragmatic approach to certification services, and sustainability development/integration from his operational and strategic leadership experiences in a wide array of industry sectors. Experience Paper/Packaging Food Processing Automotive (Tier 1) Metal Stamping CNC Machining Power Generation Certifications & Designations Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Credentialed Specialist for the International Water Stewardship Standard Automotive […]

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George Bureau

A Manufacturing Specialist in the WMEP’s north region, George brings more than 25 years of leadership, strategy, sales, marketing, quality and operations experience across a spectrum of manufacturing and service sectors. These include both business-to-business and business-to-consumer channels in consumer products, paper, packaging and energy. “What drew me to the WMEP is its excellent reputation, […]

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Cory Larson

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Registered Practitioner, CMMC-AB Cory’s career spans over 10 years in automation engineering and manufacturing.  Cory has designed custom automation for original equipment manufacturers and in-house use.  His design experience includes robot integration, electrical construction, mechanical design, networking, and programming.  In his most recent role, as an Automation Leader, he was responsible for getting machines from concept to implementation […]

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