Dustin is the Innovation Program Manager for the BKD, LLP Innovation department known as BKD EDGE. In his role, he provides strategic and operational oversight to the firms innovation initiatives such as product design and development, project funding, product launches, and innovation events.
His background includes nearly 15 years in the product development space, with an emphasis on the healthcare industry. He is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt for process improvement/lean initiatives. Dustin holds a Master of Arts in Communication with an emphasis on Organizational Leadership and Change from Drury University in Springfield, MO.
November 20 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
December 2 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
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