Dr. JL

Transformation Leader

Houston, TX


Dr JL Gray and the Lukman Consulting Group provides wise transformation solutions that support government agencies, academic institutions, and healthcare organizations achieve effectiveness, efficiency, and innovation goals

About Dr. Gray

Dr. JL Gray is the President & Principal Consultant of Lukman Consulting Group (LCG). Dr. Gray is highly qualified to provide impeccable service to his clients and community, with impressive academic expertise and industry experience.  JL has over two decades of consulting experience in the Biotechnology, Defense, Education, Energy, Healthcare, Insurance, and Transportation industries. This enables him to identify transferable best practices that create innovative solutions for his diverse clients. As a result, his company LCG has successfully assisted numerous non-profit organizations, private companies, and public agencies increase revenue, reduce cost and improve service.

Lukman Consulting Group supports health system administrators challenged by increasing demand for diverse clinical professionals, equitable healthcare delivery, inclusive medical devices by providing them with solutions that improve clinical outcomes, care quality, and patient safety.  For over 10 years, Dr. Gray has consulted clients like the University of Southern California Medical System, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Genentech of Roche by applying proven systems engineering methodologies as a certified Heath Technology Engineer to increase revenues by 30-40%, decrease cost by 40-50%, and mitigate risk by 50-60%. LCG is committed to encouraging diversity, influencing equity, and expanding equity in disparate communities.

Dr. Gray earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering from Florida State University, obtained a Master of Science Degree in Management Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and completed a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Southern California.   JL is also a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, Project Management Professional, and Health Technology Engineer.  Hence he founded LCG on the principles, methods and techniques of Industrial, Management and Systems Engineering.

Thought Leadership

Podcast: 365 Brothers - Inspiring Interviews with Diverse Black Men: Grateful

Dr. J. L. Gray was the featured speaker on the podcast 365 Brothers. In each episode of this podcast, a Brother reflects on his life, explores the experience of being a Black man in America, shares his interactions with law enforcement, and answers the signature question "If America was a woman, what would you say to her?" Hear their wisdom. Be inspired.

Areas of Focus

  • Organizational Assessment and Redesign
  • Change Readiness and Management
  • Process Analysis and Redesign
  • Performance Evaluation and Improvement
  • System Review and Redesign
  • Program and Project Management

Primary Verticals

  • Health Systems
  • Higher Education
  • Public Sector

Consulting Practice

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