Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Advisory Board

The purpose of the Supply Chain Management Advisory Board is to provide guidance and support for the Supply Chain Management program at Loyola University Chicago.

Name Title
W.K. Abington III Executive Vice President–President Global Operations, Medline Industries, Inc.
Thom Alcazar Founder, EATS Groceries
Tawfiq Ali Principal Attorney, Ali Law Practice LLC
Brian K. Bancroft Vice President Procurement, Coca-Cola Refreshments USA
Kent Barnett Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Client Loyalty, LLC
J Batook Co-Owner, Batook Chewing Gum Industries
Scott Baxter President, Novation Industries
Jeffery Berk Chief Operating Officer, Client Loyalty, LLC
Rick Blasgen President and Chief Executive Officer, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP)
Erika Block Founder & CEO, Local Orbit
Darrell Van der Bloomen Vice President of Operations, GEA Farm Technologies
Lauri Boulger Head of Transportation North America, The Kraft Heinz Company
Tom Breslin CEO, Bioenergy Technology Inc.
Claude Brown Senior Vice President Global Operations, Hu-Friedy Manufacturing Co.
Michael Brown Regional Vice President of Operations, Wirtz Beverage Illinois/Minnesota
Paul Cella Executive Director, General Manager, Network Services Company
Keith Cienkus Divisional Vice President Global Operations, Abbott Laboratories
John Ciszek Strategic Account Executive, Penske Logistics
Elizabeth Corey Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP
Missy Craig VP RGM - Great Lakes Region, Sam's Club
Andrew Crawford Supply Chain Manager, Robert Bosch Tool Corporation
John Davies Vice President Senior Analyst, GreenBiz Group, Inc.
Francesca DeBiase Chief Supply Chain and Sustainability Officer, McDonald's Corporation
Sean Delahanty Director of Logistics, Corrugated Supplies Company
David Di Pietro Vice President – Global Indirect Purchasing at Baxter
Dean Duffy Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain, Weber-Stephen
Tim Engstrom Group Vice President of Distribution Operations, Walgreens
Jon Erikson Chief Supply Chain Officer, Old World Industries, LLC
Craig Espevik Senior Vice President of Operations, Yaskawa America Inc.
Mike Faucher Director of Sales, RJW TRANSPORT INC
Dave Fergus Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, Aurora Health Care
Adam Ferguson Senior Vice President, SWC Technology Partners
Daryl Fisher Manager Supply Chain Applications, Batory Foods
Paul Fisher SINC Chair and CenterPoint, Vice Chair
Gary Forger Managing Director, Professional Development, Material Handling Institute (MHI)
William K. Frain Senior Vice President, CB Richard Ellis
Philippe Francois Vice President Supply Chain, Baxter International
Natasha Galavotti Vice President Key Accounts & Industrial Packaging, Seda Group - North America
Mark Hatch Delivery and Facilities Director, Reaching Across Illinois Library System
Rachel Haubrich Global Procurement Director- Strategic Capabilities, SC Johnson & Son, Inc.
Brad Henderson Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group
Rich Hlava Chief Operating Officer, The Pampered Chef
Valerie Holden Deputy Director, Cook County Government
Brad Jeffery President/CEO, CAUSEGEAR, L3C
Brendan Kelly Principal Enterprise Solutions, Avison Young
Jennifer Kobus Director of Logistics, Batory Foods
Greg Koehlinger President, Amer-Trans Logistics
Ray Kredell VP Operations, Inbound Logistics, US. Foods
Matt Laughton Vice President, Business Planning, Constellation Brands
Jody LaVoie Chairman, Arrowstream
Yves Leclerc Managing Director, West Monroe Partners
James Lewis COO, Fellowes Brands
Mike Loughrin CEO, Transformance Advisors Inc.
John Mahoney CEO, Mahoney Environmental
Shane Mccarthy Senior Vice President of Operations, Lawson Products
John McNamara Strategic Account Executive, Penske Logistics
Eric Meister Chief Operating Officer, Local Orbit
Michelle Meyer Chief Executive Officer, M3Connective
Bradley Metzger Managing Principal, Cresa Chicago
Brian Michon Operations Director, ITW Commercial Construction Products–North America
Susan Miles Vice President Operations, G&W Electric, Inc.
Bobby Miller Executive Partner, Ortec
David Miller CEO and Co-Founder, Iroquois Valley Farms
Tim Mischiara Vice President Global Sourcing, Chamberlain
Frank Morgiewicz Chief Financial Officer, Arrow Stream
Joe Morrow Divisional Vice President Global Supply Chain, Abbott Laboratories
Anthony Murph Senior Director, Sourcing & Procurement Solutions, Allstate Insurance
Erhan Musaoglu Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, LA Software Group
Jennifer Nix CSCMP Chicago Roundtable
Betsey Nohe Vice President Supply Chain, Morton Salt, Inc.
Richard Oleson Director, Supply Chain Management, Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
Steve Ostrowski Associate, Industrial Services, Jones Lang LaSalle
Fabio Pettenati Vice President of Supply Chain, Barilla America Inc.
Richard Piontek President of Redwood Supply Chain Solutions, Chief Commercial Officer of Redwood Logistics, LLC
Mary Elisabeth Pitz Founder/CEO of MEP&A
Rick Pott Sr. Director of Pricing, Exclusive Brands, and M&A, W.W. Grainger Inc.
Jeff Potts Senior Vice President of Business Development, LeanLogistics, Inc.
Paul Rizzo Senior Vice President of Operations, Reyes Holdings, LLC
Robertino Presta Chief Executive Officer, Caputo’s Fresh Markets
Mike Romano President and Chief Executive Officer, Associated Solutions
Jack Rosenberg National Director, Logistics and Transportation, Colliers International
Andrew Ruttgers Vice President Finance & Operations, North America, Storck USA
Mike Ryan Vice President, North America Surface Transportation, C.H Robinson
Bob Shaunessey Partner, Partners Warehouse
Dana Stiffler Research Vice President, Gartner, Inc.
Richard Thompson Managing Director/Lead Global Supply Chain & Logistics Solutions, Jones Lang LaSalle
Robert Trebilcock Editorial Director, Supply Chain Management Review
John Trentacosta Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP - Chair, Foley’s Complex Supply Chair Litigation Group
Edward Tymick Vice President Optical Supply Chain, Coriant
Deon van As Vice President, Technical and Packaging Services, MillerCoors
Dr. Michael Watson Founder, Opex Analytics
Rob Wellen Director of Business Intelligence, SWC Technology Partners
Chuck Whitmer Vice President of Global Supply Chain, Intermatic
Chris Windfelder Vice President, A.T. Kearney, Inc.
Malcolm Winspear President & CEO, Javelin Logistics Corporation
Cagdas Yildiz Co-Founder and Executive Vice President, LA Software Group