Board of Advisors

The Board of Advisors guide the direction of the organization, identify the overall Supply Chain Management education and program initiatives, and lead the development of our supply chain talent management and knowledge initiatives. These relationships also bolster our industry partnerships with APICS The Association for Operations Management, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, and the Institute of Supply Management.

Paul Anderson

Senior Director, Toll Manufacturing
and Supply Chain


Jayant Aphale

Executive Vice President, Technical Operations

Gritstone Oncology, Inc

Diana Bartlett

Associate Vice President

Corporate Partnerships

Horacio Enriquez

Global Supplier Quality, Compliance, & Business Analytics Manager, Global Supply Chain Procurement

Bio-Rad Laboratorie

Jian Irish

Senior Vice President of Supply Chain, Technical Operations

Kite Pharma

Dr. Richard L. Dawe

Professor, Ageno School of Business

Golden Gate University

Lisa Hammann

Vice President & Region Head, North American Supply Chain


Mary Kachinsky

Vice President of Strategic Sourcing

Kaleido Biosciences

Phil Kaminsky

Chairman, School of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research

University of California, Berkeley

Ravi Kiron

Head, BioPharma External Innovation

EMD Serono – a division of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Kevin Pegels

Vice President, Supply Chain


Paul Seaback

Senior Vice President, Manufacturing & Supply Chain


Khalid Shah

Vice President and Head of Pharmaceutical Operations and Supply Chain


Sophia Sharp-Donaldson

Senior Direcotr, Global Supply Chain

Baxalta US Inc.

Mahender Singh, Ph.D.

Research Director, Center for Transportation & Logistics

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Shankar Suryanarayanan

Executive Director

Baxter Healthcare Corporation 

Joel Sutherland

Managing Director, Supply Chain Management Institute

University of San Diego

Robert Bottome

Executive Director Global Supply Chain



Rayne Waller

VP Global Supply Chain



Prashant Yadav

Director, Health Care Research Initiative

William Davidson Institute