(USA) Western

The Western Region includes Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. AME’s regional boards are made up of dedicated and passionate volunteers who contribute their time and expertise to help local companies improve their competitiveness and overall success through shared learning and access to best practices.


Barbara Clayton
Genie, a Terex Company
President, Western Region
Jerry Wright
Immediate Past President


Katie Anderson
KBJ Anderson Consulting
Sheila Cuyler
Oregon MEP
Katherine Manuel
Sutter Gould Medical Foundation
Tom Murphy
OC Lean Consortium
Alissa Nichols
Cadet Manufacturing
Kenneth Rolfes
KDR Associates
John Rubio
Simpler Consulting, Inc.
Jason Tollman
Nature's Bakery
Lenny Perry
Innovative Quality Systems, LLC
Dan Shunk
Arizona State University
Scott Drumm
Simpler Consulting, Inc.
Mark Takacs
Steve Ebbing
The Ebbing Group, LLC
Manno Simeus
IPC Technical Services, Inc.
Luis Tavares
Mark Welch
Tempo Consulting LLC
Christian Zorio
Mission Bell Manufacturing
Caitlin Taylor
Tim Clark
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Ernest Kandilige