WERC Announces 2011-2012 Board of Directors

Oak Brook, IL — June 7, 2011—The Warehousing Education and Research Council 34th Annual WERC Conference
  • President: Lawrence Dean Shemesh, President, OPSdesign Consulting, Marlton, N.J.
  • Vice President: Lawrence G. Corrigan, II, VP, Operations, Medline Industries, Inc., Mundelein, Ill.
  • Secretary-Treasurer: Gregory J. Javor, Senior VP, Supply Chain Operations Global Logistics, Starbucks Coffee Company, Seattle.
  • Past-President: Catherine L. Cooper, Executive Vice President & CIO, OHL, Brentwood, Tenn.
  • Director, 2012 Annual Conference: Sheila Benny, Executive Vice President, Optricity Corp., Research Triangle Park, N.C.
  • Director, 2013 Annual Conference: Chad W. Autry, PhD, Associate Professor of Logistics, University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
  • Director of Marketing Membership: Andrea Velasquez, VP, Business Development, Epstein, Chicago.
  • Director of Web Services: Sylvia Spore, Technology Manager, RightSourceRx, Tempe, Ariz.
  • Director of Industry Relations: Michael B. Wohlwend, Vice President, SAP Americas, St. Charles, Ill.
  • Directors At Large:
    • Paul M. Avampato, VP, Catalyst, Kraft Foods, Northfield, Ill.
    • Stephen (Andy) Smith, President & COO, Kenco Logistic Services, Chattanooga, Tenn.
    • J. Randolph (Randy) Lewis, Senior VP, Supply Chain and Logistics, Walgreens Co., Deerfield, Ill.
    • Stan Danzig, Executive Director, Cushman & Wakefield, East Rutherford, NJ
  • Chief Executive Officer: Michael J. Mikitka, CAE, CMP, CEO, Warehousing Education & Research Council, Oak Brook Ill.