Procurement Council

The Procurement Council provides key direction in elevating the Disability Supplier Diversity Program (DSDP) and supporting DSDP goals and activities. The Procurement Council provides Program oversight and direction, reviews/provides feedback on program initiatives, approves and gives buy-in for established and new initiatives and ensures needs of members are met.

Procurement Council Co-Chairs

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Procurement Council Members

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Rosemarie Roberts Relationship Manager – Supplier Diversity Program

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Nedra L. Dickson
Global Supplier Inclusion & Sustainability Lead

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Cheryl Hofmeister
Supplier Diversity, Corporate Procurement

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Kristin Bentsen
Sr. Associate, Global Strategic Sourcing - Supplier Diversity & Sustainability

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Brenda L. Burke, MSM, C.D.E.
Staff Vice President, Supplier Diversity

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Monica Billinger
Sr. Manager, Global Supplier Diversity & Sustainability

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Leigh Ann Oravecz Associate Director Procurement Sustainability & Supplier Diversity

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Jennifer Foster
Category Manager, Construction

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Kim Berney-Brooks Vendor Management

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Kaparah L. Simmons
Small Business Liaison Officer

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Anne Leger
Global Manager, Governance, Support & Diversity Indirect Sourcing (GBS)

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Rondu Vincent Director, Supplier Diversity

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Kathi Stearman Employment Compliance Officer

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Natalie McGrady
NA COE & Supplier Diversity within Strategic Sourcing & Procurement

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Dave Feldman
Local Content/Supplier Diversity
Chevron Corporate Procurement

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Tippi Montgomery
Business Project Manager (Mentor Protégé)
Supplier Diversity

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L. Jay Burks Supplier Diversity Manager

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Ed Roche Senior Manager, Sourcing & Procurement Operations

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Raul Suarez-Rodriguez
Manager, Supplier Diversity, Strategic Procurement

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Tara Buffi, RN
Diversity Recruiting Specialist | Evolving Workforce/Strategy & Innovation

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Rosemary Weppler Global Diversity & Inclusiveness Procurement Manager

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Roxanne Wilson Manager, Corporate Procurement; Supplier Diversity & Sustainability

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Miriam Brown
Senior Supplier Diversity Professional

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LaTonya Fourte-Lyles Manager Supplier Diversity

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Fred Lona, CPSM, CPSD
Senior Director Supplier Diversity and Performance Management

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Natonya Harbson Supplier Diversity Consultant

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Lisbeth Lundstedt
Vice President, Supplier Diversity Manager

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Michael Robinson Transformation and Operations, Global Procurement, Program Director, Supplier Diversity and Supplier Connection

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Jackie LaJoie
Supplier Diversity Manager

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William Kapfer

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Tommy Smith
Manager, Economic Impact-National Supplier Diversity

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Pasquale M. Desanto

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Casey Oakes
Director, Supplier Diversity, Global Operations

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Will Holmes Associate Director, Global Economic Inclusion & Supplier Diversity

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Cristen Cox
Supplier Diversity

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Kenyatta Lewis Executive Director of Supplier Diversity; Global Procurement

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Fernando Hernandez Supplier Diversity Director

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Sheri Shafir
Associate Director, Supplier Diversity
Novartis Business Services

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Dami Ogunjobi
Sourcing Specialist, Supplier Diversity
PNC Supply Chain Management

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Beth Canning Supplier Diversity Manager

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Keith Hines Director, Procurement

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Kathleen Castore
Head of Supplier Diversity & Sustainability, NA Procurement Governance

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Darlene Fuller
Senior Director, Supplier Diversity

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Tim Ruddell
Manager, Supplier Diversity

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Pam Cline Glover Supplier Diversity Manager

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Joyce Erickson Eggers Associate Director, Supplier Diversity

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Robert Pilney
Strategic Sourcing and Real Estate

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Deon Crayton
Staff Rep - Supplier Diversity
Corporate Support Center

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Wayne Shanks Sr. Advisor | Military Family Supplier Diversity™

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Donna Gordon
Director, Diversity and Inclusion

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Pat Patterson
Supplier Diversity Manager

Susan Tinkler-Muller

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Melanie Gunn Manager, Supplier Diversity

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Christopher Wages Strategic Sourcing Officer