Special Feature: AWESOME Advisory Board

November 09, 20201 minute read


“The AWESOME Advisory Board has ensured that we have the involvement and support of a broad base of senior women in supply chain. From the very beginning, they have enthusiastically embraced our vision to advance and transform the future of supply chain leadership.”

-Ann Drake, AWESOME Founder & Chairman

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Who are members of the AWESOME Board of Advisors?

They are 22 women whose experience in senior leadership roles represents the spectrum of Supply Chain. We have current and former CEOs, Presidents, COOs, Chief Supply Chain Officers, Chief Procurement Officers, Chief Sustainability Officers, EVPs, SVPs, VPs, Managing Directors, Executive Directors, Operating Advisors, Professors and Entrepreneurs.

In terms of education and degrees, we have 12 MBAs, 4 PhDs, and undergraduate and master’s degrees in engineering, computer science, business, economics, math, quantitative analytics, logistics, comparative government, education, marketing, and more.

Geographically, we have 8 from the Midwest, 6 from the Northeast, 2 from the Southeast, 2 from the Northwest, 1 from the East Coast, 1 from the West Coast, 1 from Texas, and 1 from London.

According to Ann Drake, AWESOME Founder and Chairman, “This diversity of backgrounds, roles, and locales is what makes the collaboration of the AWESOME Advisory Board so effective. They connect us to our community. They bring different experiences and perspectives to all of our discussions and decisions.”

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