Gates Machine Tool Repair
Kristen Pope is a business and operations professional with 30 years of experience in manufacturing and oil & gas industries.
Ms. Pope has held positions of increasing responsibility over the course of her career and currently serves as the General Manager for a commercial machine repair and rebuild facility. She is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations, setting the company’s strategic direction, and implementing innovative changes.
Throughout her career, Ms. Pope has consistently demonstrated exceptional problem-solving skills with a knack for thriving in fast-paced environments. She has extensive experience in Business Continuity Management and was recognized by her organization as an outstanding contributor during Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
The leading project manager for the implementation of an enterprise-wide mass communication system, Ms. Pope has a proven track record in driving technological innovation and leveraging technology to increase operational efficiency and ensure continuity of operations.
Ms. Pope is an active member of the Association of Continuity Professionals, as well as the Texas Chapter of the Women in Manufacturing Association.
Panel: Digital Transformation in Manufacturing
Moderator: Angela Thurman, Thurman Co
Kristen Pope, General Manager, Gates Machine Tool Repair Inc
Mary Henderson, Senior Financial Executive, Arcosa, Inc
Srikant Menon, Senior Manage Cyber & Strategic Risk, Deloitte