Dewey Butts, III

Managing Director, Integrated Business Improvement Solutions, Red Lion, PA, USA

Dewey Butts III – Dewey Butts III, currently Managing Director of Integrated Business Improvement Solutions (IBIS) a company dedicated to supporting organizations in their proliferation of Continuous Improvement. Dewey is also the Quality Assurance Manager for American Hydro Corporation, a Wärtsilä company. Prior to this position, Dewey was employed by Harley-Davidson and AlliedSignal/Honeywell serving in Quality Engineering and Continuous Improvement roles. Dewey has over 13 years in Operations management of manufacturing and engineering related functions. He has over 20 years’ experience as a Quality Professional including managing supplier and production quality functions. He has been involved in development and management of OpEx and Six Sigma programs. Dewey has trained, mentored and coached hundreds of individuals in Quality, Lean Six Sigma, Total Quality Management, and Statistical Process Control from Senior Leadership to factory floor and office staff workers, including Health Care and Manufacturing industries.

Dewey is a Senior Member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) and has held several leadership positions with divisional and section boards up to and including Section Chair and Vice-Chair for Special Programs for the Human Development and Leadership Division holding certifications as an ASQ CSSBB, CQM/OE, CQE, CQA, CSSGB, CQPA, CQT, CQIA, is an AlliedSignal Certified Black Belt and a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt. Dewey is a nine year veteran of the United States Air Force, holds a BS in Industrial Technology and an MBA in Business.

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Conference Chair's Message

Laura Martin-Samala

Continuous Process Improvement is not just something a Lean Six Sigma (LSS) practitioner helps organizations achieve, but is also a fundamental core competency of their personal make up. That is why  innovative companies are looking for people that use the LSS way of thinking at every level. In this age of “Big Data”, “IOT” and “AI”, ... read more