Yolanda Obaze, Assistant Professor of Management

Dr. Yolanda Obaze

Assistant Professor of Management

Schroeder School of Business Building, Room 118

Yolanda Obaze, Ph.D., is the Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management at the University of Evansville, Indiana. Dr. Obaze obtained her M.B.A. (Strategic Management and Marketing), and Ph.D. degrees from the University of North Texas, Denton Texas.| Dr. Obaze also serves as the director of the Center of Supply Chain Management. Dr. Obaze teaches the core and elective Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSCM) courses, oversees the operations of the Center, supervises the development and implementation of the LSCM program, and ensures the efficient running of the Center through cross-industry collaborations.

Dr. Obaze’s research interests include social supply chain relationships, business logistics and service operations, complex systems, and humanitarian logistics and supply chain management. She has published in Transportation Journal, Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management Journal, International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management, and presented at the Conexus Indiana Industry Member Event, Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS), Production and Operations Management (POMS), South West Decision Sciences Institute (SWDSI), Decision Institute conferences (DSI), and Association of Collegiate Marketing Educators (ACME).

Program Chair

Faith Fox, Visiting Assistant Professor of Logistics/Chain Supply Management

Dr. Faith Fox

Visiting Assistant Professor of Logistics/Chain Supply Management


Faith Fox is a visiting assistant professor of logistics at the University of Evansville. She is currently working on her PhD in Management from the University of South Alabama with an expected graduation date of May 2020. She is a certified logistics technician with the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council. Her dissertation work and research interests focus on business ethics.

Advisory Board

Name Company Title
Christine Barnhart Infor Supply Chain Senior Director, GTM Strategy & Execution
Bryce Carpenter Conexus Indiana VP: Industry Engagement
Sarah Harrison Conexus Indiana Director, Talent Programs
Mike Daniel Warehouse Services, Inc. VP, Manf. Eng and Commercial
Todd Hudak Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana (TMMI) Manager
Julie Eder Accuride Corporation Internal Sales Manager, Master Planner
Colton O Day Convey Logistics Managing Partner
Phil Wahl Atlas Logistics President & COO, Atlas Logistics
David Walsh Berry Global VP ERP Services
Jim Derk MetroNet Sr. Vp. Of Supply chain

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Room 152, Schroeder School of Business Building