Enrique Brouwer M.A.
Enrique serves on the Faculty for the Department of Psychology at Washington State University, Vancouver. His focus is Industrial and Organizational Psychology and Human Resources Management.
Enrique retired (February 2011) as Managing Principal for Berho and Brouwer International a Lean Sigma consultancy serving healthcare systems, corporate clients and not for profit agencies worldwide. He worked with leadership teams to bring about transformational change through systems and process Kaizen events and leadership and practitioner training. B&BI also does Human Resources systems support and staff training.
In his last assignment with Eastman Kodak, Enrique was a member of the Corporate Kodak Operating System Office. As KOS Technical Director, he was responsible for driving the institutionalization of Lean or KOS in partnership with the operating units and functions.
During his Kodak years he also served as Worldwide Director, Customer Satisfaction and Loyalty, for Kodak’s Digital Imaging Systems Division. He led an expert staff in executing key initiatives within the Imaging Systems organization that ensured product excellence and customer loyalty for Kodak customers worldwide. In 2004 and in 2005, under Enrique’s leadership, Kodak captured the J.D. Power awards in two digital camera categories.
Enrique served as Principal for the Healthcare Providers Segment of Xerox Global Services, focused on Documents and their value to hospitals and their patients. In previous Xerox tenures Enrique worked in worldwide positions in Marketing, Human Resources and Customer Service.
Enrique served as Chief Operating Officer of the Visiting Nurse Service of Rochester, New York, the nation’s tenth largest home healthcare provider. Early in his career Enrique served as Regional Administrator for the Good Samaritan Hospital Group managing healthcare facilities in the western United States.
He holds an undergraduate degree in Administrative and Legal studies from La Salle University. He took his Masters Degree in Human Services Administration from Goddard College. Enrique completed a post-graduate certificate from the Partnership for Advanced Leadership Development at Indiana University’s Kelley Graduate School of Business Administration. He is a Kodak KOS University Certified Management Black Belt. He is a Master Lean Practitioner.
Enrique resides in Newberg Oregon with his wife, Carol.