Lisa M. Wakeman, MBA, CRCST, CIS, CHL, MBTI is a Sterile Processing Education and Quality Coordinator for the Indianapolis Suburban Region of IU Health Network. She graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Integrative Leadership and an MBA from Anderson University. Lisa is a doctoral student in the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health: Global Health Leadership program through IUPUI in Indianapolis, IN. She also holds a certification as a Meyers Briggs Practitioner, specializing in interpersonal communication. Lisa contributes as an SME volunteer for standards development and other industry-related projects that promote the profession of Sterilization and High-Level Disinfection sciences of medical devices; including writing workshops focused on creating and revising questions for the IAHCSMM certification exams. As a healthcare professional that is driven to influence positive change for patient safety initiatives, Lisa is a catalyst for the advancement of infection prevention within Sterile Processing. Her passion is education and she is energized when she can utilize her experience to develop people.