Scott Van Ness, MBA, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Scott Van Ness

Scott Van Ness, MBA, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Senior Instructor of Operations Management
College of Business
Dwire Hall 360


  • M.B.A., Business Administration, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA
  • B.S., Business Administration, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO


  • Instructor, Operations Management, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, CO, 2012 -
  • Instructor, School of Business, Park University, 1990 - 2006
  • Instructor, School of Aerospace Management, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, 1990 - 2006

Professional Experience

  • CEO, Biz Lending Pro, Inc., 2013 – present
  • Owner, Van Ness Lean Six Sigma Consulting, 2017 - present
  • Supply Chain Manager / Chief of Safety, Target Corp, Pueblo, CO, 2009 - 2013
  • Department Chair, Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Program, Aurora Central High School, Aurora, CO, 2006 - 2009
  • Lieutenant Colonel (Retired), United States Air Force, 1985 - 2006

Research Interests

  • Leadership preferences by workplace generations
  • Strategic outsourcing
  • Agile supply chains

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