Implementing & Sustaining Government Lean Initiatives to Increase Capacity and Service, while Reducing Costs


  • June, 2021 GFOA's Government Finance Review magazine
    "Building a Culture of Engagement with Lean Continuous Improvement
  • May 5, 2021 - "Lean Leadership in Government" article in the spring edition of ASQ's Government Division newsletter Read...
  • September 17-18, 2021, Fort Worth, Texas, Lean Government Boot Camp - in partnership with the city of Fort Worth
  • June 16, 2021 - Harry Kenworthy speaking at Florida GFOA conference: "Organizational Excellence - Creating an Employee Driven Culture"
  • June 11, 2021 - article on Denton, Texas's Lean Government journey (a QPIC client)
  • June 1, 2021 - QPIC speaking at Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) National Conference in Philadelphia "Personal Productivity Using Lean"
  • April 23, 2021 - QPIC's Harry Kenworthy speaking at the National Governors Association (NGA) meeting in Denver, Colorad
  • April 14, 2021 - QPIC's Harry Kenworthy speaking at the Texas Government Finance Officers Association (GFOAT) meeting in San Marcos, Texas
  • February, 2021 - QPIC's Harry Kenworthy cited on the International City and County Management Association (ICMA) website:
  • December 4, 2021 - QPIC Principle, Harry Kenworthy, invited to Washington, DC, as part of a 4 person expert panel on Lean Government for the National Governors Association (NGA)
  • August 28, 2021 Harry Kenworthy to Keynote at LIPS Conference in Berkeley Read More
  • June 8, 2021 - Lean Government - A Guide to Starting a Lean Journey - a GFOA White Paper, co-authored by Harry Kenworthy Read
  • May 17-21, 2021 - QPIC sessions at GFOA Annual Convention in Minneapolis
    We are pleased to once again participate in GFOA's (Government Finance Officer's Association) annual convention in Minneapolis this year Details

  • May 15, 2021 The Lean Blog, "Lean in Government" Read More
  • April 2021 Blending Agile and Lean Thinking for More Efficient IT Development Read
  • March 28, 2021 "QPIC working with Denton, Texas on Lean Government"

  • March 26, 2021   QPIC, LLC selected for the City and County of San Francisco Controller’s Office Details 
  • February 10, 2021 QPIC works with Boca Raton, FL to launch Lean government effort Detail
  • ICMA Webinar on Lean Government: Practical Tools for Immediate Financial Results Date: March 5, 2021 Details....
  • QPIC Presents "Lean Government Boot Camp" in Madison, Wisconsin, October 29-30, 2021
  • QPIC is delighted to have been selected to present at the Washington State Lean Government conference on Oct 15-16, 2021,
     for both days (only presenter slated for sessions on both days).
    The topic is: Employee Driven Performance Excellence; Managing the Hearts & Minds

  • QPIC Lean Government article in the GFOA (Government Finance Officers Association) June, 2021, magazine
  • Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) June, 1, 2021 Annual Meeting in San Francisco Workshop:
    "Get Lean: Making Governments Better, Faster, Cheaper"

  • ICMA Webinar on Lean Government - March 21, 2021
    Empowering Employees to Identify and Eliminate Waste
  • QPIC speaking at the prestigious ASQ Lean Six Sigma Conference in Phoenix on March 4, 2021 
     "Successfully Sustaining Lean Six Sigma in Government"
  • Press Release January 10, 2021 QPIC, LLC selected for the State of Washington Lean Master Service Contract
  • QPIC Speaking at the September 25-25, 2012 NE Shingo Conference: Continuous Improvement, Collaboration & Competitive Advantage The Shingo Prize for Operational Excellence
  •  October 23, 2021 ASQ Northeast Quality Conference on "Successfully Implementing and Sustaining Lean In Government" Details
  • ICMA Webinar - August 16, 2021, Improving Efficiency Without Clobbering Morale using Lean Details
  • Marlborough, CT (April 13, 2012) – QPIC, LLC, has been awarded a Colorado statewide Lean Six Sigma master services agreement. Details
  • Using Metrics to Improve Efficiencies and Transparency - January 19, 2021 ICMA Webinar Details
  • Is it Time for Lean Government? - in Lean CEO - December 18, 2021 Details
  • October 24, 2021 QPIC presents at ASQ meeting on "What does it take for Lean Six Sigma to work in Government?"

  • September 28, 2021 - QPIC awarded Utah's State Operational Excellence Contract for Lean
  • 2021 Maine Lean Systems Summit Conference - August 12, 2021 - "Sustaining a Lean Culture: The Role of Leadership in the Private & Public Sectors"
  • CQC (Connecticut Quality Council) June 15 conference on Lean Government:
  • ICMA (International City/County Management Association) webinar held on April 28 on Lean in Government:

  • QPIC awarded CT DAS Contract #10PSX0019 for "Professional Services - Strategic Business Consulting/Facilitating for Lean Government Methodologies and Services". This contract is for implementing Lean and is applicable to all Connecticut State Agencies and Municipalities.
  • American Innovator Radio Interview on October 16th, 2010:
    By The American Innovator, on October 16th, 2010
    Hosts Paul Akers and Jon Lussier from FastCap talk with Harry Kenworthy from QPIC, LLC on implementing lean in government. QPIC, LLC has been working many years with State and Municipal Governments to focus on projects that reduce wastes and save money to close budget gaps. Harry Kenworthy approximately halfway thru interview Listen to the broadcast

  • CT Council of Regional Governments Workshop: 
    Lean Government Presentation to Regional Government Organization

  • Connecticut Quality Council Workshop:
    Killer Problem Solving Tools to Solve Difficult Quality Issues

  • Lean Nation Radio Interview on Lean Government:
    Listen to the broadcast