MBA, International Business (Thunderbird)
CMA, Certified Management Accountant
Several Fortune 500 companies
Thayne joined 4L with broad experience in international accounting and global operations. Over the past 25 years, Thayne rose through the management hierarchy at AmphenolCorp. achieving the title of General Manager/Financial Controller.
Working extensively in Lean Process improvements, Thayne has an unwavering commitment to an operational framework that starts with quality, on time service delivery, and proficiently managing resources and costs, all combined to deliver value that exceeds expectations. In addition to his notable formal education, Thayne is a Certified Facilitator for FranklinCovey leadership training.
KNOWN FOR: Achieving excellence through teamwork by applying concepts championed by Stephen Covey as prescribed in: 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, The Speed of Trust, and 4 Essential Roles of Leadership.
BLOCKS HE’S BEEN AROUND: Thayne has lived in Arizona for 30 years, but is an avid traveler and his wanderlust and curiosity have compelled him to visit over 25 countries worldwide.
WHEN NOT WORKING: …or traveling! Thayne loves spending time with his children and three grandchildren including enjoying family time in his home theater. He is also an audio enthusiast and not surprisingly, enjoys the team aspect of playing football and basketball.
QUOTE: “You manage things; you lead people. —Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper