Sharon VisserFounder, Lean Academy Botswana
Sharon Visser grew up in Botswana. She has 5 years of successful Lean implementation leadership at Halfway Toyota Ngami under the coaching of Dave Brunt and Terry O'Donoghue. She presented at Lean Summit UK in 2016 and at Botswana Productivity in February 2017. She created a partnership with the University of Botswana to send engineering students to Halfway Ngami to learn Lean skills in 2018 as the practical part of their training. She is coaching other businesses in Maun on a volunteer basis to improve her own learning applying lean in different industries. She has a passion for what Lean can bring to Botswana and how it can uplift the country and change how people think about work.