Greg Hastings is a results-driven professional with over 30 years of leadership and manufacturing experience in Quality Assurance, Continuous Improvement, Operations, and Process Management. He is adept at problem-solving, possesses excellent communication skills, and is highly organized, dedicated to ensuring customer satisfaction.
His expertise spans various industries, including Semiconductor, Factory Automation, Transportation, and Aerospace. Greg has implemented and maintained ISO9001 and AS9100 quality systems across six organizations, showcasing his commitment to quality assurance and process excellence.
Greg’s leadership in Lean Manufacturing is underscored by his extensive experience in Lean practices, having completed over 100+ kaizen events and trained in Lean Manufacturing by the Delphi Institute in Detroit, MI. He has effectively managed technical issues, schedules, and customer expectations for prominent companies such as Intel, IBM, KLA-Tencor, Bell Helicopter, SpaceX, and Boeing.
His educational background includes a Master of Divinity in Theology from Boston University, specializing in a non-profit business track combined with seminary education. Greg also holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University, where he was actively involved in various societies and activities.
Endorsed for his proficiency in Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, Strategic Planning, and other key skills, Greg Hastings is a dedicated professional committed to driving positive change, enhancing operational efficiencies, and achieving best-in-class quality metrics in diverse industrial settings.
- Character: Greg Hastings embodies a proactive and experienced professional with exceptional problem-solving abilities, effective communication skills, and a dedicated commitment to customer satisfaction throughout his 30-year leadership journey in various industries.
- Knowledge: With a rich educational background in Mechanical Engineering, complemented by a Master’s in Theology focusing on non-profit business, Greg has harnessed his expertise in Quality Assurance, Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, and Operations Management, fostering a multidisciplinary skill set.
- Strategic: Greg is a strategic leader in Strategic Alignment, Strategy Deployment, Operational Excellence, and Continuous Improvement. He has implemented quality and operational systems across diverse industries.
- Communication: Proficient in interpersonal skills and technical communication, Greg has efficiently managed technical issues, schedules, and customer expectations for significant projects with renowned companies such as Intel, IBM, KLA-Tencor, Bell Helicopter, SpaceX, and Boeing, emphasizing clear, effective communication strategies.