Lori Sisk

Lori Sisk


Assistant Professor (Teaching) - Global Supply Chain Management






Mike Ilitch School of Business
2771 Woodward Avenue
Room 280
Detroit, MI 48201

Curriculum Vitae

Lori Sisk

Academic Programs

  • Global supply chain management



 MBA, Bowling Green State University

CPSM - Institute of Supply Management 

Six Sigma Green Belt Certified, Delphi Corporation 

BSBA, Bowling Green State University 




 • Journal of Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Procurement, 2021, “After a Crisis: Operational Restart and Contingency Planning in Manufacturing”
• Supply Chain and Logistics – Greece, October 2009 “Global Strategic Sourcing”
• APICS Magazine, October 2007 “Beyond Piece Price”
• NAPM Purchasing Today (NAPM (now ISM) National Magazine) May, 1999 “At the Drawing Board”


 • Presenter of AIAG/WSU Automotive Supply Chain Certificate Program (2013-current)
• Developed and presented purchasing and supply chain material (such as Reverse Globalization, Strategic Sourcing, Supplier Development, Risk Management, Networking, COVID19 Impacts,etc.)
o Conference/Programs include AIAG Certification Program, ISM International Conferences, APICS (American Production and Inventory Control Society) Conference in South Africa, PanHellenic Purchasing Institute Conference in Greece, ISM Satellite Seminar, APICS International Conference, PMAC (Purchasing Management Association of Canada) Conference, and ISM SE Michigan seminars
• Trained over 200 CGE&Y colleagues in strategic sourcing, eRFX, auction strategies and tools
• Trained over 400 users in auction strategy and tools at multiple global automotive OEMs
• Designed and facilitated workshops in order to increase awareness across an aerospace multi-billion dollar business, train the extended team members, and develop quick cost reduction within an aerospace company
• Co-taught a 2 week new hire class which incorporated methodology, structured thinking, and case studies
• Developed a supplier workshop for over 50 suppliers to learn the JIT approach


  Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business Service Award (2020)
 Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business Inspirational Teacher Award ((2019)
 Teacher of the Year Award, Denver Transportation Club (2018)
 Troy Volunteer Year of the Year Award nominated by Troy Kiwanis Club (2020)
 ISM (Institute of Supply Management) Leadership District Person of the Year/ ISM Public Relations District Person of the Year

Courses taught by Lori Sisk

Fall Term 2023 (current)

Spring-Summer Term 2023

Winter Term 2023

Fall Term 2022

Spring-Summer Term 2022

Winter Term 2022

Fall Term 2021