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APICS Announces APICS and APICS Supply Chain Council 2016 Boards of Directors

CHICAGO – Jan. 4, 2016 – Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced the 2016 APICS and APICS Supply Chain Council (APICS SCC) Boards of Directors. These leaders will oversee and govern their respective organizations from Jan. 1, 2016 through Dec. 31, 2016.

The following individuals will serve as members of the APICS Board of Directors in 2016:

Chair: William E. Bickert, NAVSUP Global Logistics
Chair-Elect: Steven Georgevitch, Boeing
Treasurer-Secretary: William Householder, PwC
Keith Connolly, AT&T
Erica D. Benisch, CPIM, CSCP, Intel
Antonio Galvao Costa, CSCP, Johnson Controls
Mark Holmes, CTL, GS1 Global Office
Bhaskar Majee, CSCP, General Electric Company
Steven Melnyk, PhD, Michigan State University
Clark Ponthier, CPIM, Ingersoll Rand
Michael Wasson, CSCP, Tosca
Ginny Youngblood, PhD, CSCP, CPIM, SCOR-P, DuPont

The following individuals will serve as members of the APICS SCC Board of Directors in 2016:

President: Shari Ruelas, CPIM, CSCP, Chevron
Vice President: Ray Ernenwein, Hewlett-Packard
Secretary-Treasurer: Katherine Fowler, Schlumberger
Barbara Flynn, DBA, Indiana University
Valerie Kaminski, i2i Business Engineering
Douglas Kent, SCOR-P, PwC
Lars Magnusson, SCOR-P, Ericsson AB
David Morrow, CPIM, SCOR-P, United States Air Force
William Newman, PhD, Miami University of Ohio
Dana Riess, CPIM, CSCP, AbbVie
Evelyn Thomchick, PhD, CTL, Pennsylvania State University
Marco Ugarte, PhD, CPIM, CSCP, CQIA, MillerCoors

“The APICS and APICS SCC Nominating Committees have selected outstanding individuals to become a part of the 2016 Board of Directors,” said Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE, the CEO of APICS and APICS SCC. “These dedicated volunteers bring diverse perspectives and strong leadership skills, which will contribute to the strategic direction of APICS and APICS SCC over the next year.”

To find out more about the APICS and APICS SCC board members, please visit the websites here and here.

APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management and the leading provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and APICS Supply Chain Operations Reference Professional (SCOR-P) designations set the industry standard. With over 45,000 members and more than 300 channel partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers. For more information, visit apics.org.

About APICS Supply Chain Council
APICS SCC is a nonprofit organization that advances supply chains through unbiased research, benchmarking and publications. APICS SCC maintains the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model, the supply chain management community’s most widely accepted framework for evaluating and comparing supply chain activities and performance. APICS SCC enables corporations, academic institutions and public sector organizations to address the ever-changing challenges of managing a global supply chain to elevate supply chain performance. APICS SCC is part of APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain and operations management. Visit apicsscc.org to learn more.

Media contact:
Blair Poloskey
INK Public Relations


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