John Biedry

Former Senior Director, Global Lean Enterprise


John Biedry is a continuous improvement leader skilled at building operational excellence programs that deliver results quickly.

For the past 25 years, John has been a leader and driving force behind operational excellence, lean, six sigma, & quality initiatives in organizations with domestic and international operations. These include Waste Management, Sears, IMC Global, ServiceMaster and more recently Nike, where he served as the architect in transforming the global lean initiative.

John is a frequent speaker at industry conferences & provides expert consulting advice to businesses engaged in transforming their continuous improvement efforts

John holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Long Island University.