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    Members & Directors


The Institute for High Performance Planners is comprised of educators, consultants and managers from four countries and across the United States from Connecticut to California. Our members are both self-employed and employed by a broad range of organizations, including:

APQC Consulting Group • Bahçesehir University • Bar Code Integrators • Bowling Green State University • California State University • Center for Breakthrough Thinking • Corliss V. Little Co. • E-lluminated Marketing • High Performance Concepts • IMECO • Mack Trucks/Volvo • The Meeker Company • MyGrid Technolgies • Opex Solutions, Inc. • Proplanner • RJL Consulting & Associates • Robert Morris University • Roper Industries • Sims Consulting Group Inc. • Texas State University • Utility Engineering Corp. • WorldWide Technology, Inc. • Webster University

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Board of Directors

IHPP Board of DirectorsFront from Left: Hakan Bütüner, Dick Muther - Chair Emeritus, Larry Goodson - Chairman
Back from Left: Ken McClymonds, Jaime Hernandez, Bill Omurtag, Lee Hales
Not Pictured: Crissy Goodson, John Hickman, Lubomir Popov

•   Larry Goodson - APQC Consulting Group - IHPP Chairman
•   Dick Muther - Chairman Emeritus
•   Hakan Bütüner - IMECO
•   Christina Goodson - E-lluminated Marketing
•   Lee Hales - High Performance Concepts
•   Jaime Hernandez - Texas State University, San Marcos
•   John Hickman - MyGrid Technologies
•   Ken McClymonds - Roper Industries, retired; OpEx Solutions, Inc.
•   Bill Omurtag - Robert Morris University
•   Lubomir Popov - Bowling Green State University

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Chairman of the Board

Larry Goodson, IHPP ChairmanAs a Senior Vice President with APQC Consulting Group, Larry has primary responsibility for the firm's Lean Operations and Strategic Planning practices and serves as Vice-Chairman of the Board. He has over 30 years of extensive hands-on experience in a variety of organizations and industries, combining his diverse business expertise with extensive product and world-class process knowledge. Read Larry's complete bio.

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The 2017 IHPP Workshop is being planned for the spring or early summer. Please check back for the final dates.

Board member Dr. Hakan Bütüner's new book, Systematic Strategic Planning, has been published by CRC Press.

Bütüner's book cover
Click on the book cover to read an abstract.

For ordering information, please e-mail Hakan Bütüner or contact IHPP.


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