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Business Analytics/Project Management

Portage, MI
March 15, 2018

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Shelbi Danielle Yokie



Experienced Business Professional with a demonstrated history of working in the pharmaceuticals and consumer packaged goods industries. Skilled in various areas such as Leadership/Management, Communications, Data Analysis, Problem-solving, Strategy Development, and Process Engineering/Improvement.


Customer and team focused

Highly Detail-oriented and organized

Excellent Intrerpersonal and Communication Skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex ideas

Management, Communication, Leadership, Supply Chain, Information Technology, Analytical, Technical, Branding, Packaging/Labeling, and Proofreading/Copy Editing experience

Proficient with all Microsoft Office Applications

Experience with MS Project, MS PowerBI, RapidMiner, KNIME, Tableau, SAS, Visual Basic/Macros, ERP Systems (Oracle, MS Dynamics GP, and SAP (ECC) ERP), Visio, SharePoint, VeevaVault DMP, MiniTab, Planview, and various Adobe applications

Marketing, Regulatory, Quality, Negotiation, Accounting, Economics, and Finance knowledge

Contributor in Lean Manufacturing and DMAIC (Six Sigma) Projects – Process Improvement Projects (Operational Excellence)


Project Manager/Business Analyst (Consultant-Optomi) November 2017 – March 2018

Kellogg Company, Global IT Commercial Integration & Analytics Growth – Battle Creek, Michigan

Analyze business problems and provide solutions

Complete in-depth analysis for business optimization projects with an expected ROI of $2MM in 2018 and $3.5MM in 2019

Collaborate with Project Managers, Business Partners, Subject Matter Experts, and IT Partners

Work with core team through entire Software Development Life Cycle process in an Agile environment, including:

oAnalysis & Design, Business & Functional Requirements Analysis, Data Analysis, System Design, Development, Testing, and Implementation

Communications Manager/Business Analyst (Consultant-Optomi) July 2017 – December 2017

Kellogg Company, Global IT Commercial Business Solutions & Analytics – Battle Creek, Michigan

Prepared topics and strategize for monthly CIO Update meetings

Collaborated with Senior Directors and Directors to compose reports for the General Leadership Team (CIO/CEO)

Managed projects: Internal Website Homepage Redesign, Monthly Website Updates, establish Department Group Mailbox as a forum for effective communications

Compiled content and compose PowerPoint Presentations for C-Level Executives on various topics

Resource Monitoring Reporting – Determine capacity trends and forecasts for resources

Managed, organized, coordinated, and distributed department communications, facilitating all events

oGlobal Lunch & Learns, Team Offsite meetings, Team Town Halls, Intradepartmental Deep-Dive Workshops

Business Analyst/Global Business Product Owner January 2017 – July 2017

Zoetis, Global Manufacturing & Supply, Global Artwork & Labeling – Kalamazoo, Michigan

Collate, clean, transform, and analyze data from various resources (SAP and VeevaVault)

Create and generate Learning Management System adhoc queries/reports to ensure completion of user training/curricula

Led team meetings regarding system enhancements, working with IT Partners to implement

Create PowerPoint Presentations for C-Level Executives regarding Global Project statuses and key performance indicators

Create Reports for the business

Global Business Product Owner & Subject Matter Expert (SME) – Auto-Proofreading Applications; ScanTVS, DigitalPage, and DocuProof (Global Vision)

Develop Metrics for Change Request and Component information, driving process and performance improvements

oDrove Change Request completions to improve by an average of 281% in March, April, and May of 2017

Strategic Sourcing Team Lead/Director September 2015 – December 2015

Impact Label – Kalamazoo, Michigan

(Course-based Strategic Sourcing Projects/Purchasing Management – Bronco Force ISM Consulting)

Responsible for organizing, facilitating, and leading a team comprised of five members

Develop a tactical approach for the acquisition of office furniture for a new manufacturing facility

Conduct cost analysis’ to review historical data, enabling the ability to strategically source high-run raw material, leading to communication and negotiations with current and potential suppliers (submission of RFQs)

Proofreader/Business Analyst July 2013 – January 2017

Zoetis, Global Manufacturing & Supply, Global Artwork & Labeling – Kalamazoo, Michigan

Review an average of 100 packaging artwork components and vendor proofs per week, ensuring 98%+ accuracy and regulatory compliance

Communicate inconsistencies and errors with Graphic Specialists or Graphic Artists

Perform data analysis to collate Bi-Monthly and Monthly Metric reports, monitoring RFT percentage

Receive, review, and provide feedback to suppliers for approval of all pre-press proofs

Job shadowing of Graphic Artist, Graphic Specialist, Plant Coordinator, Packaging Engineer, and Project Manager roles

Patient Services Manager February 2012 – December 2013

Physiotherapy Associates – Kalamazoo, Michigan

Received Regional Clinic of the Quarter Award (Q4 – 2012)

Responsible for tracking and developing reports for all Daily Clinical Activity, Marketing Referrals, and monthly Quality & Compliance

Schedule evaluations and appointments for individuals referred to Physical Therapy

Track and collect all over-the-counter payments to comply with insurances requirements

Organize marketing luncheons to encourage a strong rapport with physicians and highlight available services


May 2014 – June 2017

Western Michigan University Graduated – June 2017

Haworth College of Business – Kalamazoo, Michigan

Bachelor of Business Administration

Major – Integrated Supply Management

Minor(s) – Business Analytics and General Business

Career Related Coursework:

Strategic Business Solutions (Capstone)

Business-Driven Information Technology

Managing ERP Systems

Purchasing Management

Manufacturing Productivity Techniques

Quality Assurance/Control

Applied Process Reengineering (Capstone)

Business Analytics I & II

Business Data Mining

Improving Supply Systems

Production Management & Control

Supply Chain Logistics Management


Certified Business Analysis Professional – IIBA

Certified Business Analysis Thought Leader – IIBA

Project Management Professional – PMI

Business Analytics Graduate Certificate

Master of Science in Marketing

Master of Business Administration

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