Karen Fite directs GaMEP as well as other Georgia Tech-based programs serving manufacturers. She is responsible for connecting businesses, manufacturers, and communities to Georgia Tech’s extensive innovation and technology services, which are designed to elevate their competitive position and economic impact. She maintains strong relationships with other MEP centers for supply chain development.
Expertise: Lean Manufacturing, Quality Management Systems, Application of Industrial and Management Engineering, Employee Involvement, Technology Adoption.
Education: MBA from the University of Miami, B.S. in Health Systems from Georgia Tech. RAB-Certified Quality Management Systems Lead Auditor.