Vice President of The Peters Company
Elizabeth Peters has a 20-year background in leadership communications, product development and process improvement. Her Lean practitioner journey began with formal training at Goodrich Aerostructures, a company hailed as “the best in the world outside of Toyota” by James Womack. At the Oregon Association of Nurseries, Peters founded and directed the award-winning Lean Team and served on the steering committee for the Mid-Willamette High Performance Consortium for manufacturers. Honored in 2016 with the Distinguished Member of the Horticultural Allied Trades award by the Oregon Association of Nurseries, Peters guides leaders in developing strategies that drive a culture of continuous improvement.