Michael Yea has held operations and strategic planning positions in the US military, private sector, and US government for over 13 years. Mike currently is serving as the Director of the Office of Business Management and Transformation, leading a team of internal consultants to help various HHS programs and offices achieve better decisions and outcomes.
Most recently, Mike was the operations lead for a demand management software startup in Washington, DC where he managed engineering and IT administrative staff to maintain scientific pricing solutions. Earlier, Mike served as an officer in the United States Army, deploying in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Mike’s primary interests include decision and knowledge management, data visualization to support collaborative, iterative business process reengineering, supply chain management, and human-centered design.
Mike received his Master of Engineering degree in Logistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics at the United States Military Academy.