Chika Lambert, LSSBB, is a transformation sensei at Virginia Mason Institute. In Seattle and around the world, she leads lean improvement activities for health care teams who are committed to transforming their organizations.
Prior to joining Virginia Mason Institute, Chika was a lean implementation manager at Zodiac Aerospace, where she facilitated continuous improvement activities throughout the organization. As a principal at Lean Manufacturing Translations, she provided education, training, and Japanese and English interpretation services in process improvement to health care, manufacturing, finance and information technology organizations.
Chika, who was educated in Japan and the United States, is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and a certified agile scrum master.