Lean Principles Are Changing How the U.S. Recovers from Tornadoes & Floods – LEI

Zack Rosenburg and Liz McCartney, co-founders of the nonprofit St. Bernard Project, have been rebuilding homes damaged by Katrina since 2006 when they gave up their Washington, D.C. jobs as an attorney and teacher, respectively, and moved to work full-time rebuilding homes in the New Orleans area. With help from the Toyota Production System Support Center (TSSC), the St. Bernard Project also has transformed the work of disaster recovery by applying lean management principles.

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