2017-18 Board of Directors

Jim Moran, C.P.M., CPSM, CPCM

What Jim loves about ISM-Philly:
The chance to network with professional peers.

Fun fact about Jim:
Organized and led a cultural social club in college "The Gaelic Society".


1st Vice President:
Rene Polutan, C.P.M.
Transport and Logistics Specialist

What Rene loves about ISM-Philly: 
The opportunity to network with folks from the same profession.

Fun fact about Rene: 
Rene is an avid collector of live music recordings. Have 10,000 hours - need more
2nd Vice President:
Erica Patterson, 
M.A., M.M
Philadelphia Gas Works

What Erica loves about ISM-Philly: 
The diverse family oriented atmosphere and collaborative learning element that the members bring to the profession of Supply Chain Management.

Fun fact about Erica:
I am a Foodie and plan to travel to Dubai in the next two years.
Treasurer / Secretary:
David Panzera, CPSM
Arkema Inc

What Dave loves about ISM-Philly:
Meeting new people and sharing best practices

Fun fact about Dave:
Dave lived abroad for ten years and has travelled in over fifty countries.
Immediate Past President:
Danielle Lechette
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. as agent for Arkema Inc.

What Danielle loves about ISM-Philly:
She loves the comradery and the ability to network and talk to others in the same field of work.  The organization keeps her up to date with what is going on in Supply Management.

Fun fact about Danielle:
She served in the USAF from 1987 to 1992 and was assigned at SAC Headquarters at Offutt AFB in Nebraska for the first 3 years and took a 15 month assignment in Turkey for my second assignment.

Director of Corporate Relations/ Sponsorships:
Kenneth Chan
Asplundh Tree Expert
Director of Professional Development  and Networking:
Ronald Heere
Becton Dickinson & Company (BD)

What Ron loves about ISM-Philly:
The short commutes from his office to the dinner meetings.

Fun fact about Ron:
As "Mr Procurement", hosted bi-weekly conference calls with company worldwide Buyers answering anonymous questions to help in training and mentoring of 400+ person organization.
  Director of Membership:
  Director of Supplier Diversity Programs and Outreach:
Direct of Communications:
Allen Riddick
Ricoh - USA

What Allen loves about ISM-Philly:
Meeting procurement leaders from both small to Fortune 500 companies, learning different purchasing strategies and staying abreast of purchasing trends.
Fun fact about Allen:
Allen is a vintage music record collector and owns over 5,000 vinyl albums.
Director of Education, Scholarship and EPG:
Edna Shriver, CSCP, CPSM, CPM
DSM Sourcing

What Edna loves about ISM-Philly:
The People, I love how the people are engaged, and how we are always learning new things, from the presentations at the dinner meetings and from each other.

Fun fact about Edna:
My dad was in the Navy, so I went to 12 schools in 12 years. 
  Nominating Committee Chair:
Bill Swank