Bio: Mary Ann Womack is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and seasoned clinical laboratory manager with a broad background in laboratory management and operational improvement. Her focus is operational efficiencies and effectiveness throughout the pathology and clinical laboratories, especially as they relate to other departments throughout the hospital. Womack has been with Florida Hospital since 2001, starting in the transfusion service and expanding to clinical education, specimen processing and process improvement. She obtained her Lean Six Sigma Green Belt while working with a team on the blood culture process in 2011, and later earned her Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification in October 2013. Since that time, Womack has successfully completed many enterprise-wide and department-level projects, including Copath SMART implementation, specimen pathology processes improvement, blood culture turn-around-time, and hematology laboratory redesign.