LA / Orange County

LCI Community of Practice

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Los Angeles, CA
Orange County, CA

Dedicated to improving the design and construction industry through Lean thinking and practice in greater Los Angeles/Orange County. Save the following dates to join us at our next event:

Our Impact

Get Involved

Participate in an upcoming event and come away with ideas to put into practice on your project or in your organization. During 2022 we will have several opportunities for training, discussion, networking, and sharing. Want to find out more? Be a part of our group?  Become a sponsor?  Have an idea?  Please reach out to Jose Felsmann for assistance. 

CoP Highlights/What’s New?

Lean Roadshow: Irvine

At The Lean Roadshow, get highly applicable instruction targeted to your specific experience level across two days of immersive education. This program will create the environment that will spark enthusiasm and curiosity while sharing tools to start and/or support you on your Lean journey. The Lean Roadshow will promote education, networking and first-hand experience from industry experts.


Why Attend?

The Lean Roadshow has been designed to offer attendees of Day 1 foundational information and hands-on learning simulations.  Day 2 is designed for the more experienced Lean Construction practitioner and will focus on in-depth education on a more advance application of the Last Planner System® in a real-world context.  Whether you’re starting out or looking to level up in strengthening your knowledge and skills, each day has been designed to meet your needs.

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Monthly Lean Caffeine

A focused discussion. Every month a different Lean topic is presented followed by a deeper Lean Coffee discussion on the part that most interests you.

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Core Members

LA / Orange County CoP
  • Core Group Member - Oscan Cheung, Buehler Engineering
  • Core Group Member - Stan Chiu, Gensleer
  • Core Group Member - Julie Davis, DPR Construction
  • Core Group Member - Jose Felsmann, Southland Industries
  • Core Group Member - Rafi Elhage, Balfour Beatty
  • Core Group Member - Michael Lehman, Ewing Cole
  • Core Group Member - Ken McBroom, McCarthy
  • Core Group Member - Edwin Najarian, IMEG
  • Core Group Member - Michael Villar, Nevell Group
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Field Crew Huddle

Explore the Field Crew Huddle website to see how community of practice members are contributing to a platform for sharing methods, improvements and lessons learned on project sites or shops. Want to be featured? Now accepting submissions.

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Upcoming Local Events


Lean Roadshow IRVINE – Engage with Lean Experts in Your Backyard!

California - LA / Orange County

Upcoming National Events


WEBINAR: LCI Course - Principles of Target Value Delivery (TVD)