About Gayle Noakes


A Proven Track Record

Experienced the power of unleashing the skills, energy and innovation of the shop floor supervisors and operators during her first job leading production improvement teams.

Spent many hours on the shop floor, working side by side with supervisors who were struggling to be successful in their role. She helped them learn to:

  • Deal with people issues

  • Manage their time

  • Train operators

  • Delegate

  • Develop their people

Implemented Continuous Improvement and Lean concepts. Helped supervisors learn to:

  • Facilitate problem-solving sessions

  • Support a Kaizen event

  • Lead a Stand-up meeting

  • Lead a team to complete a “rock” (project)