ASSINIBOINE CREDIT UNION
TRANSFORMING A CREDIT UNION ONE PROCESS AT A TIME
LEAN values are co-operative values too! Come learn about a ground up LEAN implementation within a non-manufacturing environment. Learn how LEAN is being used to transform workplace culture within a large Manitoba based Credit Union and how Kaizens are driving improved member and employee experiences.
Adrien Sala, Manager of Operations
Adrien Sala is Director of Strategy and Operations with Assiniboine Credit Union. He has spent the last three years leading LEAN implementations within private sector and government environments. Adrien holds an M.Sc. and B.Comm from the University of Manitoba and is CME Green Belt certified. He received LEAN mentorship from a bunch of ex-Aerospace geeks and actually believes LEAN can change the world.
Aaron Russin, Continuous Improvement Analyst
Aaron Russin is a Continuous Improvement Analyst at Assiniboine Credit Union. He has worked in traditional small and medium-sized business, start-ups, cooperatives, and social enterprise – but is enthralled with LEAN methodology and feels lucky to put ideas to practice every day at ACU. Aaron holds a BA from the University of Winnipeg and is CME Green Belt certified.