Dustin Hostetler, Principal
Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Dustin Hostetler is the founder of Flowtivity and the practice leader and lead consultant for Lean4CPAs by Flowtivity. As a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt with extensive experience working inside a large regional CPA firm, he has taken proven Lean techniques from the manufacturing floor and tailored them to bring ground-breaking value to public accounting firms. His innovation and passion has brought true efficiency to accounting — helping accounting firms unleash the potential of their professionals.
Dustin is also a member of the CPA Consultants’ Alliance. The CPA Consultants’ Alliance is a working group of thought leaders united in their efforts to further leadership within the CPA profession. Through collaboration, we offer deliverables and solutions CPA firms can use to advance leadership in their firm. To learn more, visit the CPACA website at http://cpaconsultantsalliance.com/
Beyond his innovation within the accounting industry, Dustin performs Lean Six Sigma consulting for other industries including manufacturing, retail, food service and professional services. He has led the implementation of lean, strategic planning and financial analysis in organizations of all sizes and across a variety of industries. From large enterprises to small manufacturers, he utilizes strategic thinking and customizes solutions for each challenge. Dustin holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from The Ohio State University, graduating magna cum laude. He achieved his Black Belt and Master Black Belt certificates from Kent State University.