Ms. Szymczak is a Certified Master Black Belt for Harrison Street University/The Robert W. Galvin Institute, an affiliate of Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, LLC. In her role, Ms. Szymczak provides ongoing training and support to Six Sigma Candidates throughout project completion via personalized coaching sessions ensuring the appropriate use of the Six Sigma tools & techniques, process rigor and statistical analysis. She also works directly with Harrison Street's partners and investors to optimize performance in key processes. Beyond these responsibilities, Ms. Szymczak also instructs Black Belt, Green Belt, Yellow Belt, White Belt and Executive Training Sessions.
Prior to joining Harrison Street University, Ms. Szymczak spent over 10 years in project and account management in the public and private sector working directly with clients on assessing and implementing business improvement processes to ensure long-term viable results. She received her B.A. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a major in Industrial Distribution Management where she has also been a frequent guest lecturer bringing work experience to the classroom through case studies, role playing and project management.