With over 20 years experience in facilitation, training, team development, and implementation, Toni Benner is an international presenter on applying Lean Six Sigma within the healthcare industry. She has served as a Senior Consultant and trainer on a variety of continuous improvement initiatives using Lean Six Sigma methodology in areas of operational excellence and supply chain management. Toni excels as a Lean Healthcare transformation coach by focusing on the patient and people aspects of Lean. Results have been achieved across patient flow, clinical workflow, and health information technology.
Toni facilitates a hands-on collaborative style Lean Six Sigma workshops including Value Stream Mapping, Lean Tools, A3 thinking, 5S, quick changeover, Lean layout, leadership and change management in the US and Canada.
Toni Racco Benner is the President of Racco & Associates, INC and the founder of Lean Healthcare 2020. Toni holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Degree from Youngstown State University, and a Master of Science in Engineering Management from Eastern Michigan University. Toni is currently the lead instructor for the University of Michigan's Lean Healthcare program at ISD, and serves on the faculty for the ISD program Kata for Daily Improvement.