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SCM Industry Advisory Board


The Supply Chain Management (SCM) Industry Advisory Board (IAB) at Naveen Jindal School of Management nurtures a mutually beneficial intellectual exchange of ideas between university scholars and their knowledgeable counterparts in industry.

The IAB provides input to and feedback on current and future supply chain programs to ensure that the knowledge, skills and abilities acquired by program graduates meet marketplace demand. IAB participants have an opportunity to assume a leadership role in the recruiting and hiring of UT Dallas SCM students and have an opportunity to network with other SCM executives.

IAB Key Roles

Industry advisory board members have built close relationships with our SCM programs. Their primary function is to advise and assist SCM faculty members in curriculum innovation, job placement, and program promotion. They also:

  • Provide guidance on SCM curriculum and program
  • Provide feedback on SCM initiatives
  • Provide internships to SCM students
  • Hire our SCM students
  • Provide financial support for scholarships
  • Provide guest speakers on a regular basis
  • Provide real-world SCM projects to students
  • Provide research opportunities
  • Participate in mentoring students and shadow programs
  • Host plant and facility visits

Current IAB Members

The industry advisory board members for our SCM programs are listed below:
Company Name Title
Alliance Cost ContainmentSteve GrupeSVP, Central Region
ATTKeith ConnollyVP, Consumer & Corporate Supply Chain
ATTSean Van AusdallAVP, Network Services Contracting
AviallVince MozikPlanning Manager
Baker Hughes Amrish LoboDirector, Global Logistics & Distribution
BlueOX Logistics Jeremy M. PrinceVP, Client Solutions
Children’s Medical CenterRobert ShaumSr. Director, Improvement Sciences
EURPACMike SkinnerEVP
Fritz Industries, Inc.Scott FalkSr. Manager, Global Supply Chain
Fujitsu Network CommunicationsBarrie HallSVP, Fulfillment
GameStopBruce KulpSVP, Supply Chain
Hudson Advisors L.P.Mandy Masters ClairfieldVP, Global Procurement
IBMRajesh ShettyLeader, Business Development
IndependentMike BellOperations & SCM Specialist
JDA SoftwareVivek Chhaochharia Sr. Solutions Director, Consulting Services
LennoxintelKristin Haggard Strategic Sourcing Manager
Lean LeadersJonathan KingCEO
McKessonWill BruggeDirector, Inventory Management
McLane FoodserviceJulie DankoDirector, Procurement
PepsiCoSanjay MehtaBusiness Info Solutions
PepsiCoAshutosh DekhneVP, Strategic Logistics
Samsung Telecom AmericaCorey KerstetterVP, Business Planning & Operations
SM Clampett AnalyticsSteve ClampettPresident and CEO
Texas InstrumentsJohan De MeulderDirector, Trade Compliance
ToyotaScott GreenDivison Information Officer
TropicSurfJulie LoughboroughDirector, Supply Chain
Vistra EnergyHeather WrightDirector, Supply Chain Diversity
World Wide TechnologyKurt GrimmingerVP, Supply Chain Operations