Alumni Network

Penn State has the largest Alumni Association in the country. Even as an online supply chain student, you will be connected to this network for life and the opportunities associated with it.

Penn State has the largest Alumni Association in the country. Even as an online supply chain student, you will be connected to this network for life and the opportunities associated with it. The Smeal College of Business alone has more than 85,000 alumni around the globe. Our alumni work in a number of industries and for a variety of companies, non-profits, and military and government organizations.

SMEAL SUPPLY CHAIN ALUMNI
Many Penn State Smeal programs produce graduates that add to our supply chain alumni network including our undergraduate major in supply chain and information systems, our full-time MBA Program that includes a concentration in supply chain management, and our executive programs open-enrollment offerings in supply chain management.

Networking Resources

The Penn State Alumni Association provides numerous ways for graduates to stay connected: its online alumni directory, one of the largest university-related LinkedIn Groups in the world, frequent networking events around the country, and the LionLink professional networking program.

Video Profiles: Smeal Women in Supply Chain

The Penn State Smeal College of Business partnered with Deloitte in fall 2017 in an initiative to increase the number of women in supply chain fields across the nation. These profiles are intended to help women gain an understanding of supply chain career opportunities and challenges, with the ultimate objective of achieving equal participation across genders at all levels. Watch the following videos to hear real life work stories from Smeal alumni at different stages in their supply chain management careers.


Anna Freund ’11, ExxonMobil, Catalysts & Chemicals Business Analyst

Cara Ulizio ’17, WhiteWave Foods, Supply Chain Leadership Development Program

Katie Haggarty ’11, Dow AgroSciences, Production Planner

Linda Pulli ’93, Merck, Executive Director, Supply Chain Management

Markea Dickinson ’14, Unilever, Team Lead, NA Foods Business Waste / Operational Excellence

Miranda Gruiero ’15, Gilbarco Veeder-Root, Fortive Business System Kaizen Engineer