November 7th, 12 – 1 p.m. at MIT CTL

The Women in Supply Chain Initiative at MIT CTL will be hosting a Global Women Leaders in Supply Chain Series throughout the year. All MIT students, staff, affiliates and alumni are invited to attend.

At this talk, we will be joined by Jacquelyn Howard, VP of Food Supply Chain and Sourcing at Starbucks. With over 30 years of corporate experience, Jacquelyn brings superb domestic and global leadership skills. She has led teams of professionals accountable for building a competitive, quality, food-safe supply chain. Using change management strategies, she transformed the US and China supply chains into strategic, metric-driven, efficient business enablers.

As VP of Food Supply Chain and Sourcing at Starbucks Jacquelyn leads the end-to-end supply chain strategy efforts and planning for the Food Supply Chain, providing a business leadership bridge to Global Supply Chain functions within the operations, category, and global teams. Accountable to lead, develop, recommend, optimize and innovate supply chain solutions for the food business category, develop talent, and ensure go-to-market execution.

Lunch will be provided.