Meet Our Team

Debbi McCreary
Debbi McCrearyPresident/CEO
Debbi McCreary is President and Founder of Summit Optimization Group (OG), LLC, a woman-owned, business process improvement company, specializing in value creation for their clients. Her mission is to partner with our clients to create strategic advantage by delighting their customers or patients with unparalleled value creation. Headquartered in Georgia, Summit OG provides national consulting services, across various industries, to organizations seeking cultural improvement, efficiency gains, revenue enhancement, and cost reductions.
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Glenn Caudill, BS, LSSMBB
Glenn Caudill, BS, LSSMBBPartner
Glenn is a partner with Summit OG responsible for providing expert Lean Six Sigma, Strategic Planning, and logistics and supply chain expertise in a multitude of industries. He has led the development, deployment, and the execution of corporate strategy in multiple industries around the world. He was a member of leadership councils for global companies who achieved revenue growth, margin expansion, customer delight, and employee engagement.
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Brian R McNamee, MBA, SHRM-SCP
Brian R McNamee, MBA, SHRM-SCPPartner
Brian is a Partner with Summit OG who is responsible for providing expert Human Resource (HR), Financial, and Educational services. He has over 20 years of experience in process development, strategic planning, human resources, leadership development, change management, knowledge systems, workforce planning, budgeting, team building, government compliance, compensation plans, and project management.
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Dr. Ram Pandit, Ph D
Dr. Ram Pandit, Ph DPartner
Ram is a Partner with Summit OG responsible for providing efficient healthcare and manufacturing technologies and processes. He is a Program Management expert with 25+ years of experience in managing global technology and change management projects. Ram has implemented new solutions and processes working with multinational and multicultural teams and users.
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Bailey Mayer, MBA, LSSGB, PMP
Bailey Mayer, MBA, LSSGB, PMPManaging Director
Bailey Mayer is the Managing Director at Summit OG. He is a risk management and compliance expert specializing in financial services including banking, insurance, and fintech industry segments. Bailey brings 17 years of experience providing leadership, influence, and vision as a risk management and compliance advisor, program builder, and operational leader.
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Teresa TobiasMaster Black Belt
Ms. Tobias’ goal is to lead teams and execute projects to successful results. This certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt has been teaching, coaching, working projects and mentoring clients since 1996. Ms. Tobias has extensive experience working with leadership to select the right projects, aligned with business goals, and assign resources to executive those projects. She also takes pride in the practical application of what she teaches by executing projects herself and leading project teams to transform their organizations.
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Ken PattersonChief Information Officer
Mr. Patterson’s goal is to provide exemplary professional and technical services to all his customers. He is responsible for ensuring the complete design, development and implementation of technology based solutions with an emphasis on protecting client data from both the insider and outsider threats. As a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) he has been securing public, private and military information systems for 13 years both as an employee and private consultant.
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Ann MarieProject Consultant
Ann Marie is an experienced leader with demonstrated success in payroll management, project management, finance and accounting, consulting and senior management. She is experienced in accounting research and GAAP application, SOX compliance, external SEC reporting, IT implementations and upgrades, operational reporting, budgeting, financial analysis, payroll, sales, and tangible taxes, foreign subsidiary management and reporting, intercompany transactions, as well as small business set-up.
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