The Procurement Foundry Team

Claire Barnes
Head of Events

About Claire

Just a cool chick
Mike Cadieux
CEO, Founder

About Mike

Procurement Industry Fanatic, Searcher of Savings, Making Procurement Cool, Dedicated to Family and Friends
Ania Domian
Director of Partnership Development

About Ania

Just a cool chick
Branden George
Head of Marketing Automation

About Branden

Just a cool dude
Larry Leung
Community Liaison

About Larry

Just a cool dude
Maryam Kafi
Community Liaison

About Maryam

Just a cool chick
Yashar Kafi
COO, Managing Partner

About Yashar

Just a cool dude
Austin Noble
Marketing Engagement Manager

About Austin

Just a cool dude
Tina Noble
Director of Community Operations

About Tina

Just a cool chick
Sophie Serhan
Head of Event Sponsorship

About Sophie

Just a cool chick
Sam Dalal
Web Development

About Sam

Just code!
Ryan Parker
Director, Client Management

About Ryan

Sukhvir Hayre
Sales Director Events

About Sukhvir

Steering Committee

Dr. Elouise Epstein
VP, A.T. Kearney

About Elouise

VP, A.T. Kearney
Jay Sklar
Chief Procurement & Real Estate Officer for Hub International

About Jay

Chief Procurement Officer for Hub International
Sabrina Traskos
SVP, Procurement & Real Estate at Dentsu Aegis Network

About Sabrina

SVP, Procurement and Real Estate at Dentsu Aegis Network

Chapter Leaders

Chapter Leaders run local Procurement Foundry events and moderate the local channel of their area in the online community.

Deb Dahlmann
Atlanta, Georgia Chapter Leader

About Deb

Sr. Procurement Executive – Produce Development & Packaging
Neil Dolinger
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Chapter Leader

About Neil

Supply Chain Specialist at Stephen Gould
Enrique Garay
Northern Virginia Chapter Leader

About Enrique

Strategic Procurement Manager Indirect for Swissport
Jessica Hankins
Pacific Northwest Chapter Leader (Northern CA, OR, WA and ID)

About Jessica

Strategic Sourcing Manager, Corporate Services for Nordstrom
Tonyagene Gomes
Boston, Massachusetts Chapter Leader

About Tonyagene

Global Manager of Procurement and Travel at Intralinks
Ernie Hernandez
Florida Chapter Leader

About Ernie

Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Geek
Brian Holbrook
Dallas, Texas Chapter Leader

About Brian

Director of Indirect Procurement for Kerry
Zachariah Kanet
Nashville, Tennessee Chapter Leader

About Zachariah

Sr. Manager Indirect Procurement, Americas
Ruby Kuriakose
New Jersey Chapter Leader

About Ruby

Business Services Procurement for Unilever
Viktoriya Lavrenko
Uzbekistan Chapter Leader

About Viktoriya

Technical Procurement Manager – Beeline (Veon) Uzbekistan
Michael Leiken
Charlotte, North Carolina Chapter Leader

About Michael

Head of Spend Management at LendingTree
Larry Leung
Toronto, Canada Chapter Leader

About Larry

Procurement Specialist for LCBO in Toronto
Afif Mango
Vancouver, Canada Chapter Leader

About Afif

IT Procurement Specialist for REEF Technologies
Anna McGovern
Connecticut Chapter Leader

About Anna

CPIM, CSCP – VP Supply Chain and Procurement for Arcade Beauty
Dena Ostrander
Cleveland, Ohio Chapter Leader

About Dena

Senior Manager, Procurement for Progressive Insurance
Mike Perrine
Cleveland, Ohio Chapter Leader

About Mike

Director, Procurement at AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.
Jennifer Baez
Milwaukee Chapter Leader

About Jennifer

Jennifer Baez - Group Category Manager – Walgreens Boots Alliance
Kyle Brown
Missouri Chapter Leader

About Kyle

Kyle Brown - Sourcing Manager, Critical Products – The Resource Group
Anna Pinilla
New York Chapter Leader

About Anna

Director, Network Strategic Sourcing – Westchester Medical Center
Stephanie Shrade
Las Vegas Chapter Leader

About Stephanie

Stephanie Shrade –Senior Director Strategic Sourcing – Scientific Games
Allan Potter
Raleigh, North Carolina Chapter Leader

About Allan

IT Strategic Sourcing for SAS
Naga Prasad
India Chapter Leader

About Naga

Procurement Specialist at SS&C Intralinks
Rahul Rajagopal
London, UK Chapter Leader

About Rahul

Head of Procurement for Chelsea Football Club
Mark Richardson
So. Cal Chapter Leader

About Mark

AVP Procurement for Pacific Life
Taoufik Samaka
Sweden Chapter Leader

About Taoufik

Independent Advisor for Telecom
Dave Sheppard
Calgary, Canada Chapter Leader

About Dave

Principal Consultant at Azura Consulting
Alex Singer
New York City Chapter Leader

About Alex

Sr. Manager of Procurement for Peloton Interactive
Grace Tan
Chicago, Illinois Chapter Leader

About Grace

Vice President Procurement at Beacon Health Options
Ladene Thiesse
Austin, Texas Chapter Leader

About Ladene

Sr. Team Manager of Vendor Management for Charles Schwab
Jonathan Townsley
Atlanta, Georgia Chapter Leader

About Jonathan

Head of Procurement for New Seasons Market
Ricardo Velasquez
Germany Chapter Leader

About Ricardo

Ricardo Velasquez - IT Global Procurement Specialist
Frank Berce
Montreal Chapter Leader

About Frank

Frank Berce – Strategic Sourcing Analyst – Pratt & Whitney
Rob Nichol
Maryland Chapter Leader

About Rob

Rob Nichol –Sourcing Procurement Manager – Automation Anywhere