Dale Schattenkirk

Partner, Audit

KPMG in Canada

Dale is a KPMG Partner, a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt through Ohio State University and a Certified Human Resource Professional with over 20 years of experience delivering Lean Six Sigma and quality management systems implementation advisory services. 

Dale works extensively within both public and private sectors across Canada concentrating on organizational change and design. His focus is engaging staff to achieve results through the use of process and quality improvement methodologies. 

While working within the health system, Dale along with a team, created a provincial Lean program, which earned him the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Healthcare Transformation. While working in the private sector, Dale assisted several manufacturing facilities in achieving the Industry Week Top 10 Plant award. 

Dale works with every level of government in Canada and has supported organizational change from the Atlantic to Pacific oceans as well as abroad. He focuses on the following industries: Healthcare, Education, Agriculture, Agri-food, Manufacturing, Municipalities, and Provincial and Federal Government.

Dale is a sought after conference speaker and has published over 70 articles focused on Lean Six Sigma application in numerous fields. 

  • Certified Human Resource Professional

  • Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

  • Journeyman Automotive Mechanic

  • CHRP

  • Board Governance Chair, Not Far From The Tree