Global Supply Chain Management Advisory Board

The Global Supply Chain Management Advisory Board will provide advice on industry needs, strategic direction, national ranking strategies, curriculum and other programming. Members will also assist with internships and placement of students, the GSCM student association, guest speakers, plant tours, study abroad programs and company projects for students. Such external advice creates an environment of continuous improvement for undergraduate, graduate and professional curriculums and helps to better prepare Wayne State students for their current and future roles.

Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business Global Supply Chain Advisory Board

  • Patrick Bauer, VP Supply Chain and Logistics, Faurecia North America
  • Frank Baur, VP Supply Chain & Logistics (SCO), Robert Bosch Automotive Aftermarket
  • Mark Brennan, Sr. Director Procurement, Aftermarket and Trailer, Meritor
  • LeAnn Coulter, VP of Supply Chain Solutions & Procurement, Schneider Logistics
  • Wendi Gentry-Stuenkel, Head of Supply Chain Management, FCA
  • Jan Griffiths, VP Global Supply Chain Management, Inteva Products
  • Edmond Hardin Jr., Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Management, Beaumont Health
  • Chris Heineman, Director of Purchasing, Mahle
  • Bill Hurles, Executive Director, Global Supply Chain Resiliency Council, and Executive Director Supply Chain Management, General Motors (Retired)
  • Joel Karczewski, VP Commercial Services, Auto Industry Action Group
  • Lisa Lunsford, CEO and Founder, Global Strategic Supply Solutions, VP of Sales & Marketing, Deshler Group
  • Mike Lypka, Director of Supply Chain, North American Powertrain, Plants & Container Management, General Motors Company - Global Purchasing & Supply Chain
  • Steve Martin, VP of Automotive, Aerospace and Industrial, Ryder
  • Christopher Mattingly, Director of Component Capacity and Production Scheduling, FCA
  • Bob Monczka, Professor Emeritus, Supply Chain Management, Michigan State University and Former Distinguished Research Professor Supply Chain Management, Arizona State University
  • Dave Rumler, VP of Operations, DHL
  • Eric Schwarz, Global Vice President, Purchasing Seating Operation, Lear
  • Michael Silvio, Vice President Logistics Innovation, Surgere Inc.
  • Carrie Uhl, VP of Purchasing and Supply Chain, the Americas, Magna International