Operations Science Institute


Lisa Elles, Operations Science Institute Board of Advisors board member

CEO, Hepinstall Consulting

Operations Science in Shipbuilding and Ship Repair and the Department of Defense

Lisa brings more than 25 years of process alignment and transformation management experience to her role as CEO/President of Hepinstall Consulting Group, Inc. Her areas of expertise include Process Design & Improvement, Lean Implementation for Complex Government Programs, Design-For Production, Industrial Engineering, Knowledge Capture and Provisioning, Work-Flow Optimization, and development of Advanced Training Solutions.

Prior to starting Hepinstall Consulting Group, she spent 10 years leading change in the Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Industry. Lisa continues to be an active leader in the National Shipbuilding Research Program, where she has successfully led numerous R&D programs designed to increase the competitiveness of the Shipbuilding and Ship Repair industry.

She earned a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering Degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration Degree from Florida International University.