Welcome Dave Satcher

Senior Consultant

Often called the “turnaround expert” Dave has consistently driven cultural change through three specific action items:

  • Identifying weaknesses and setting new standards of performance

  • Demonstrating the system for improvement

  • Driving quick response to achieve new goals

Key Skills



Fabrication                        Food Processing

Corrugated                        Machining

Printing                              HVAC

Chemical                           Metal Stamping

Custom Machining            Railcar Manufacturing

Automotive                       Apparel 







Superior Listening Skills

Confident Motivator

Skilled at Change Management and Team-Building

Development of Front-line and Middle Manager Leadership

Comprehensive Business Understanding;

Strategic Plan Development

New Facility Start-up 

Training & Development

Toyota Production System

Total Productive Maintenance

Lean Certification Educator




In a recent job, Dave's efforts resulted in a 15.5% shop-wide productivity improvement. And as the plant manager at Weyerhaeuser McAllen, Dave was responsible for leading 180 employees. When he stepped into his position, the company had just posted a $1 million loss for the year. Through effective leadership and process improvements, which were driven by hourly team members, the plant P&L made a 180 degree turn and by the end his first year posted a $2 million gain.