DEANNA LESTER, M.S. (SCM, CPSM)
Illinois Institute of Technology
'Women in Leadership in Supply Chain Management'
What is Supply Chain Management? What role does Gender Diversity play in this industry? What percentage of Women serve in Leadership in the Supply Chain Profession? Business Acumen, Global Mindset, Leadership, Cost Minimization, Logistical Reasoning, Process Design, Supply Chain Execution; all accolades you will hear when discussing the Supply Chain Profession. What aspect of Organizational Leadership is demonstrated through the role as Director in the Supply Chain Management Genre? Cultural Competency, Team Development, Effective Communication, Organizational Analytics, Effective Collaboration Techniques and Becoming an Agent of Change.