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Amanda ZimmermanAmanda is a Lean and Six Sigma Black Belt with experience in the Oil and Gas Industry. Her career has focused on operational efficiencies through the utilization of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies. She has additionally worked in Human Resources and Administration.

She is a focused leader and team member. She has a specific appreciation for the voice of the customer and the larger strategic goal. Her attention to detail, organizational skills, and dedication to involve all members of the team make her results effective and sustainable. She has demonstrated millions of dollars of savings as a result of her work to improve business practices and procedures at all levels of the organization.

Her background in Education and History has allowed her to fully develop her excellent analytical skills, which in turn enables her to quickly apply Lean principles and tools to all organizations she works with and generate solutions.


Bachelor of Arts in History, 2005
California State University of Bakersfield, California, USA

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Variance Reduction International

Professional Experience

Variance Reduction International, Inc.  (Consultant)
Support and mentor Lean and Six Sigma projects in the use of Lean and statistical tools for clients in the Oil & Gas industry.  Support client management to assure the success of deployment initiatives, and coaches and mentors their Belts in the use of Lean and Six Sigma tools and methodologies.

Zimmerman Process Solutions (President)
Support clients in utilizing process improvement tools to increase the efficiency of their organization.

Key Energy Services (Process Improvement Specialist)
Utilized Lean and Six Sigma tools to identify opportunities for improvement for internal and external customers. Drove the standardization initiative company-wide and facilitated training and Kaizen events.