Technical Programs Director
As Technical Programs Director, Kris is responsible for ensuring members' needs are being met in a way that provides them with an impact-focused purposeful track towards sustainable procurement excellence. Kris co-manages the ongoing design, development and deployment of member resources and training supporting these efforts including the sustainable procurement assessment system, supporting guidance, and the online community member experience. Additionally, she co-manages SPLC's ongoing internal operations. Prior to SPLC, Kris was a Supply Chain Sustainability Manager at Cisco Systems focused on Scope 3 supply chain greenhouse gas reductions, packaging environmental compliance and sustainability, and product sustainability. She also worked in a variety of other supply chain roles including program management, demand planning management, learning and development, and manufacturing process engineering. Kris is a certified ISSP Sustainability Excellence Associate (SEA) and holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.