Lori Gillespie is the Vice President, Management Systems, at ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board, ANAB, the US accreditation body, based in Milwaukee, WI. She has overall responsibility for operations of the management systems accreditation programs, including directing accreditation services with assessors, board and council members, employees, and customers to maintain the confidence, recognition, and value of ANAB accreditation.
Gillespie has been with ANAB for almost 20 years. She has been intimately involved in operations and management while ANAB’s accreditation programs have increased from 4 standards to over 40 standards.
Before joining ANAB (previously RAB) Gillespie was in management positions at a staffing service and a gourmet food distributor. Prior to that Gillespie earned a bachelor’s degree in business from DePaul University in Chicago, IL.