Greg Gardner serves as director of operational excellence for the Utah Governor’s Office of Management and Budget. Greg helped create and implement the SUCCESS Framework, a body of work adapted from the Theory of Constraints and customized for government. Greg works with cabinet-level agencies to improve operations by helping them apply the principles and concepts of the SUCCESS Framework to increase value for every tax dollar invested. Greg has significant state government experience with over 35 years of value-added service to include senior and executive level positions at the Department of Workforce Services. This operational experience gives Greg direct insight into how state agencies work and the expertise to best apply the SUCCESS Framework to improve operations. Greg earned BA and MS degrees from the University of Utah.