Manager of Professional Services
Kit Cooper brings to Lantana over 15 years of experience in business, office administration, and project support.
At Lantana, Kit is a project manager responsible for managing budgets, timelines and resources for large-scale government projects. Since 2013, Kit has led the Hospital Compare Support Contract (HCSC), which supports the public reporting of hospital quality measurement under the Hospital Quality Initiative (HQI). Kit practices Lean Kaizen and uses the Kanban Board for project status monitoring.
Kit is pursuing certification in Lean and plans to become a Six Sigma Green Belt.
Kit serves on the greenLantana team and provides project management for the team’s initiatives to reduce Lantana’s environmental impact.
If I ruled the universe:
Candy and chocolate would be a healthy group on the food pyramid (preferably towards the bottom).
I’d like to travel to:
The UK, especially Scotland.
I’m passionate about:
Making my own candy. It started out as a wedding favor and has become a passion. I love trying new flavors for my home-made caramels, and hopefully I will branch into chocolates someday.
My favorite movie is:
Tangled by Disney (it makes me feel like a kid again).