Wade Kierstead

Wade Kierstead and his team have presented the foundations of Daily Management to other municipalities, private industry, and the Maine Lean Summit with great success.  Wade is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and leads forty-seven belts on the City of Fredericton’s journey of Continuous Improvement.  With experience in Staffing to Demand, Daily Management, Lean Six Sigma, and other tools, the Continuous Improvement team is redesigning how the City operates from the ground up.  Wade’s journey with the City spans twenty-one years and includes being Supervisor of IT Infrastructure, Systems Architect for the City of Fredericton’s fibre and wireless carrier e-Novations, a Lean coach and champion, and Assistant Manager of Innovation, Improvement, and Technology.  Previously Wade worked with Unisys in New Brunswick, and IBM Canada in Toronto, Ontario.