Lecturer, Management Penn State Erie, Behrend College
Chief Operating Officer - Center for eBusiness & Advanced IT
Prior to joining Penn State in 2001, Frank held numerous management positions at GE including supply chain E-business leader, inventory control manager, manager of flow manufacturing, manager of manufacturing and sourcing systems, and ERP implementation program manager.
Frank is APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and is a GE-certified 6-Sigma Green Belt. He is also a member of the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) and APICS.
Frank is currently the COO at the Center for eBusiness and Advanced IT which is a Ben Franklin Technology Department Authority Initiative. The center’s primary objective is to expand the use of E-Business and IT tools to Pennsylvania companies. He also teaches E-business and supply chain management courses at the Sam and Irene Black School of Business at Penn State Erie.
Areas of Expertise
- Supply Chain Management
- E-Procurement Solutions
- Reverse Auctions
- Lean Manufacturing
- Enterprise Resource Planning
- M.B.A., Gannon University
- B.S., Penn State University