Peighton Childress


What college are you attending, what year, and what is your major?

University of Michigan - AA as a Rising Fifth Year in Industrial & Operations Engineering

What is your dream job after college?

I want to improve and optimize small inner-city non-profits and create a consortium for resources to make serving their various communities easier and more efficient.

What has been your favorite part of the internship thus far?


What skills are you hoping to gain or build by the end of this internship in August?

Plan to gain better communication skills, learn and apply Lean methodologies, learn Business Process Modeling Notation, develop a SIPOC and strengthen my network.

What assumptions did you have coming into the internship program?

I didn't know what to expect coming into the program I was just open to learning.

What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Raspberry Sorbet