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OPI Staff

Gary Vansuch
  Name:
Gary Vansuch
  Position:
Director of the Office of Process Improvement
  Email:
  Tel:
303-757-9017
  Bio:

Gary Vansuch is Director of Process Improvement for the Colorado Department of Transportation (also known as "CDOT"). He directs efforts to improve the organization's operations, focused on making government more effective, efficient and elegant. He has over 30 years of business improvement and change leadership experience in the energy, financial services, research and government services sectors. Gary is a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and a Certified Change Management Practitioner. Additionally, Gary served 6 years with the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award program, including 4 years as a Senior Examiner and as a member of the national Case Study Development Team. He has also been a Judge for the International Team Excellence Awards, and a Judge for the RIT / USA Quality Cup competition for improvement teams.

CDOT's process improvement initiative has received national recognition, including designation as a "Bright Idea in Government" from the Innovations in American Government Awards program, which is administered by the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University; and, as a winner of the 2017 North American Employee Engagement Award.

Roxane Olvera
  Name:
Roxane Olvera
  Position:
Administrative Assistant III
  Email:
  Tel:
303-757-9602
  Bio:
Roxane Olvera was born and raised in Denver, CO. She started my career with the state of Colorado in January 1999 with the Department of Revenue - Motor Vehicle. She was with the Department of Revenue for a year and a half and transferred to the Colorado Department of Transportation in 2000 to the Office of Policy and Government Relations, where she worked 6 years. In 2006, the Center for Equal Opportunity which is now known as Civil Rights & Business Resource Center had an open position, she applied and worked 8 years for the department. In 2014, Gary Vansuch, Director of the Office of Process Improvement needed an assistant and here she is today. She has been with the state for 19 years and 3 months......time sure flies when your working hard....oh and throw some fun in there.

Michelle Malloy
  Name:
Michelle Malloy
  Position:
Program Manager
  Email:
  Tel:
719-924-3071
  Bio:
Michelle is a program manager in the Office of Process Improvement at CDOT. Michelle grew up in New Mexico and has called Colorado home for over 25 years. Michelle has worked at CDOT for 13 years and helps to deliver products and services to all of our customers. Michelle has an MBA from the Hassan School of Business at CSU-Pueblo, she is a Lean Leader, Facilitator, Prosci Advanced Instructor, Prosci Advanced Deployment Leader and enjoys working with project teams across the state. Michelle strives to create a community of collaboration and servant leadership. Michelle ensures that everyone and everything left in her care are nurtured and developed in order to provide the best value and service to the State of Colorado today and into the future. Michelle's expertise lies in strategy, program management, project management, change management, process improvement, facilitation. leadership and working with people - our #1 asset! Improvements and change would not happen without people!

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