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Supply Chain Resilience in the Covid Age
Marcy Alstott

Marcy Alstott

Operations Executive and Senior Consultant, Managing Partner, On Tap Consulting Advisor,
Dash Robotics, Inc.

Marcy Alstott is an operations and supply chain executive with diverse product and technology expertise, hands-on startup experience, multinational management credentials, agile methodology experience and certification and extensive transformation know-how. She specializes in change leadership, agile methodology, startup supply chain design and execution, hands-on lean manufacturing, ERP implementation, technical and business integration, and team development.

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Chris Campbell

Chris Campbell

State Representative of the Indiana House of Representatives

 

State Rep. Chris Campbell was first elected to the Indiana House of Representatives on Nov. 6, 2018. Campbell is the ranking minority member of the Government and Regulatory Reform Committee. She is also a member of the budget-writing Ways and Means Committee as well as the Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee. Campbell works in Lafayette as an audiologist. She also volunteers throughout her community. Over many years, she has gained valuable insight working in her children's schools, joining community projects such as the Happy Hollow School and Cumberland Road redesigns, planning Globalfest, and helping out at the farmers' market. Chris served on the West Lafayette Library Board. Working as the communication coordinator for her neighborhood, she advocates for community projects that bring people together. She also serves on the West Lafayette Redevelopment Commission.

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Bryce Carpenter

Bryce Carpenter

Vice President, Industry Engagement, Conexus Indiana

As Vice President of Industry Engagement, Bryce supports the organization’s robust network of industry, public-sector and higher education stakeholders as they identify and activate the most impactful projects for industry growth.
Prior to joining Conexus Indiana, Bryce spent more than 10 years in business development, fundraising, marketing and communications for the Marion County Republican Central Committee (MCRCC). He most recently worked as the Executive Director for the MCRCC in Indianapolis, creating and executing individually tailored campaign platforms and grassroots strategies, and partnering with the Indianapolis City-County Council, State Legislature, and Mayor’s office on advance issues and legislation. Within the Committee, he previously held the position of Communication and Political Director, where he managed press relations and volunteer programs.
Bryce holds a Bachelor of Arts from Centre College, Danville, Kentucky, where he majored in
Government and minored in History.

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Ananth Iyer

Dr. Ananth Iyer

Director, DCMME & GSCMI | Susan Bulkeley Butler Chair in Operations Management

Professor Iyer is the Susan Bulkeley Butler Chair in Operations Management at the Krannert School of Management and the Department head of the management department. He is the Director of DCMME and the GSCMI.

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Tracy Rosser

Tracy Rosser

Executive Vice President of Operations, Transplace

 

Tracy Rosser, Executive Vice President (EVP) of Transplace, has over 25 years of senior level supply chain experience, including transportation, distribution, and retail store operations. Tracy currently serves as executive vice president of operations for Transplace, where he has responsibility for the transportation management operations. Prior to Transplace, Tracy served as senior vice president of transportation and supply chain for Walmart. While in this role, he had responsibility for all domestic transportation, transportation procurement, the Walmart private fleet, transportation strategy and support and global transportation. During his time in this role, he also had responsibility for last mile and supply chain services. Tracy’s prior role was senior vice president, store operations, Walmart U.S., where he was responsible for store operations for stores in the southeast U.S. Additionally, since joining Walmart in 1997, Tracy served as vice president of transportation, director of transportation, general manager of the Laurens, South Carolina, fashion and general merchandise distribution centers, regional transportation manager with the private fleet over the western U.S., manager of backhaul administration and general transportation manager of the Sutherland, Virginia, transportation office. Prior to joining Walmart, Tracy spent nine years in the truckload transportation industry holding positions in sales, marketing, and operations. Tracy holds a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Alabama and an MBA from Tulane University.

Kevin Sheehan

Kevin Sheehan

Director Processor Engagement, National Pork Board

Kevin is the director of processor engagement for the National Pork Board. He is responsible for providing vision and strategic direction to the National Pork Board staff regarding engagement with Packers and Processors.

Prior to working for the National Pork Board, Kevin spent 26 years at Cargill in their meat and poultry division as Vice President of Swine Livestock Procurement and Vice President of Retail Business Management.

Kevin holds a degree in marketing from Kansas State University. He and his wife, Phyllis, have three children and live in Wichita, Kansas.

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Alex Zelikovsky

Alex Zelikovsky

Former Vice President eCommerce Technology, Lowe's Companies, Inc.

Alex Zelikovsky is an accomplished executive, technologist & supply chain leader with P&L experience. Alex drove on-line product strategy, including Search, Product Pages, Cart & Checkout and Post Purchase customer experience at Lowe’s companies. He led omni-channel technology vision and supply chain strategy at Bed Bath & Beyond, and was instrumental in driving digital commerce solutions, including; ship-direct from Stores/DCs/Vendors, Buy On-line Pick-up In Store (BOPIS), curb-side pick-up, same-day delivery, home delivery, real-time (cross-channel) inventory visibility, dynamic pricing and offer management. Alex started his digital career journey at Amazon.com, where he led the initial design and built of Amazon.com global distribution network. He possesses extensive supply chain management and optimization expertise. He also held senior supply chain and technology roles at Sephora/LVMH and Procter & Gamble. Alex co-authored “Achieving Stretch Goals Efficiently”, 2011, Business Expert Press. Additionally, he served an Adjunct Professor at Purdue University, Krannert School of Management, where he developed and taught a graduate course in E-Commerce Strategy and Operations. He earned his MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.

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