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Steven Borchert

Dr. Steven Borchert

How I Might Be Able to Assist

Contact me with questions or information on any subject that is commensurate with my experience outlined. Areas of focus would be quality / continuous improvement & training development and event facilitation, General Management / business concepts and application, and Leadership and team building.

Professional Projects or Initiatives of Interest

Developed a standard method of managing multiple value streams within an aerospace maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) delivering on time delivery, sales plan, and linearity. Applied across 15 sites with measureable benefits.

Led a lean transformation within a large manufacturing facility leading to 60% improvement in throughput, 20% productivity improvement, 30% floor space reduction, and 3 point gain in Net Inventory Turns.



Doctor of Business Administration, The National Graduate School of Quality Management
Masters of Aerospace Management, Embry riddle Aeronautical University
Masters of Manufacturing Engineering, Boston University
Masters of Business Administration, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Certificates & Professional Accreditation

Shainan Red X Apprentice
Porsche Lean Transformation Leader

Courses Taught at NEIB

Masters & Bachelors Quality Management curriculum

Professional Experience

Associate Director of Operational Excellence – UTAS, Lead the implementation of Lean/OpsEx in a $850M aerospace part repair network consisting of domestic and international locations.
General Manager – Responsible for profit and loss and associated management activities of a $65M aerospace repair facility
Curriculum Advisory Committee Member – Nova Southeastern University, Process Improvement Concentration

Publications and Lectures

American Society of Quality (ASQ) – Key Note Speaker

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