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Mindy Rapp

Mindy Rapp


Professional Bio

Mindy Rapp is currently the Manufacturing Excellence Regional Manager for Clarios. Clarios is the world leader in advanced energy storage solutions. Clarios develops, manufactures and distributes a portfolio of battery technologies for virtually every type of vehicle. Mindy drives process excellence, lean and the Clarios Manufacturing System in the 18 US manufacturing plants.

Prior to Clarios, Mindy served as facility manager for Caterpillar South Milwaukee and the Manufacturing Engineering Planning Manager for the Global Quality and Manufacturing Group within the Caterpillar Enterprise Service Group. In this role, Mindy served as the global process owner for Caterpillar’s Manufacturing Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) process and led a team of advanced manufacturing engineering professionals to provide strategic manufacturing engineering support to the Caterpillar Manufacturing Facilities. In her career at Caterpillar, Mindy has held the positions of Technical Services Master Blackbelt, CPS Deployment Champion, and Quality Manager. Prior to Caterpillar, Mindy was a successful manufacturing operations leader at General Motors supporting the flagship facilities in Janesville, Wisconsin and Wentzville, Missouri.

Mindy is an avid support of women in STEM careers. Mindy is also a certified 6 Sigma Blackbelt and a trained 6 Sigma Master Blackbelt.

Mindy is active in her community through Vice President for a Christian-based resale shop, Youth Leadership Team member at her church, Boy Scouts of America Assistant Scoutmaster and Girl Scouts of America Troop Leader.


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