ISM CPSM Acknowledgements
ISM would like to acknowledge all of those indi- viduals who have spent countless time and energy in the development of the ISM’s CPSM.
Ernest Gabbard, J.D., C.P.M., CPCM Director Strategic Sourcing Allegheny Technologies
Special acknowledgement goes to:
Paul Novak, C.P.M., A.P.P. Chief Executive Officer Institute for Supply Management™
Eugene W. Muller, Ed.D. Pyschometrician Industrial & Educational Measurements
Geraldine (Dee) R. Johnston, C.P.M., A.P.P. Purchasing Manager County of Kern, California
Stephen G. Mack, C.P.M. Director Procurement & Contracting University of Arizona
Holly LaCroix Johnson Senior Vice President/Secretary Institute for Supply Management™
O. Karl Mann, Ph.D., C.P.M. (Deceased) Professor Marketing and Supply Chain Management College of Business Tennessee Technological University
A special recognition is needed for the Certifica- tion Committee, whose dedication and hard work throughout this process was much appreciated.
Alex Berechet, C.P.M., A.P.P. Strategic Sourcing Specialist Health Net Inc.
Sonda A. Bradfield, C.P.M. Lead Procurement Special Contracts Georgia Transmission Corporation
Vincent M. Patriarco, C.P.M., A.P.P. Executive Director of Strategic Sourcing and Business E&I Cooperative Service, Inc.
Rene G. Rendon, DBA, C.P.M., PMP (Chair-Elect) Lecturer of Acquisition Management Graduate School of Business and Public Policy Naval Postgraduate School
Curtis Brown, C.P.M. Supervisor, Logistics Services Verizon Supply Chain Services
Susan Scott, C.P.M., A.P.P. (Chair) Senior Consultant Calyptus Consulting Group
Rex Cutshall, C.P.M., A.P.P. Senior Lecturer Kelley School of Business Indiana University
Maureen Donnelly, C.P.M. Senior Manager, Strategic Sourcing Ryder
Karen Fedele, C.P.M. Purchases Group Manager The Proctor and Gamble Company
Dianna H. Wentz, C.P.M., A.P.P. Strategic Sourcing Manager RTI International
John T. Wilkerson Executive Director Bellwether Logistics Services
Jeffrey E. Yingling, C.P.M., A.P.P. Manager, Strategic Procurement Highmark Inc.
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