About SCMI

Developing today's supply chain professionals.

The Supply Chain Management Institute (SCMI) was created in 1999 and today has earned a reputation for supporting the development of exceptional professionals who are sought after by industry and the public sector alike.

SCMI shares all of its insights and best practices through graduate web-based programs, residence programs, executive education and semi-annual forums. We support every supply chain-related program at USD, including the master's in supply chain management, the undergraduate minor and the supply chain concentration for MBA students

Meet our advisory board.

The SCMI Advisory Board consists of senior executives of firms recognized as being on the leading edge of their respective industries and fields.

Joel Sutherland Managing director, Supply Chain Management Institute at University of San Diego
Luke Abbott President, Monterrey-The Natural Choice
Kelly Breitenbecher Senior vice president and CIO, Petco Animal Supplies
Mary Ann Brennan Senior director, global procurement, Mattel
Rosemary Coates Founder and president, Blue Silk Consulting
Tom Derry CEO, Institute for Supply Management
Amy Dobecki Senior director of supply chain, ViaSat
Tim Fischer Senior vice president, supply chain, Bumble Bee Foods
Peter Heavey Chief compliance officer and vice president of global process excellence, Solar Turbines
Keith Higashi Procurement system integrity manager, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
Erica Jackson Supply planning, ViaSat
Patricia Jacobs Manager, supply management and DBE, Sempra Energy Utilities
Jaime King Executive general manager--Califrnia operations, RBC Bearings
Rudy Kulas Vice president, EPMO, Petco Animal Supplies
Ken Landrith Director, supply management, Southern California Edison
Angel Mendez Member, board of directors, Kinaxis
Kevin Mitchell Sector vice president, global supply chain, Northrop Grumman Corporation
José Muñoz-Gonzalez Vice president, supply chain and operational excellence, AMETEK
Kevin Nohelty Vice president, supply chain, WD-40 Company
Tom Olesen Chief supply chain officer, Bonneville Power Administration
Mark Palamar Senior director, operations, QUALCOMM
Charlie Redden Director, supply chain, Taylor Guitars
Matthew Sanders COO, Monterrey-The Natural Choice
Lisa Shambro Founder, executive director, Foundation for Strategic Sourcing
Maria Thompson President/owner, Agile Sourcing Partners
David Wilson Founder and executive consultant, BizThrough Consulting
Yvette Winn GSC executive support and risk/process management, Northrop Grumman Corporation

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