Women in Supply Chain Events

Over the past few decades, women have made steady advancement in the supply chain profession. They are breaking barriers and overcoming significant obstacles. Their struggles are real, but so are their achievements…much can be learned from their journeys.

Women in Supply Chain - April 21, 2021

  • Penn State Business Logistics alum, Karen Quintos, shares her vast experience as a woman in the supply chain profession as well as lessons learned as she advanced as a supply chain professional. Mrs. Quintos, former senior vice president and chief marketing officer (CMO) for Dell, is a member of the Smeal Board of Visitors and, along with her husband, creator of the $1 million Hughes-Quintos Educational Equity Scholarship and the Hughes-Quintos Diversity Enhancement Program Fund. Associate Dean Felisa Higgins is facilitating this session. 

Women in Supply Chain Mentoring - January 28, 2021

  • Listen to accomplished panelists as they share how they are forging their career paths in the supply chain field. Hear their advice, become aware of skills needed to go beyond the classroom, and learn from their personal stories about combating gender stereotypes and championing the case of women in supply chain.