Conference Committees

Thank you to all the people listed below who lend their time and expertise to the development of the WERC 2018 Annual Conference and Solutions Center. With their contributions, we are ensuring the conference is peer-driven, and a true reflection of current trends and issues in our dynamic industry.

2018 Conference Chair
Gerald Perritt
Senior Vice President, Kuehne + Nagel

2018 Conference Vice Chair/2019 Chair
Jerry Pimental
CEO & Owner, Paladin Supply Chain

Local Engagement Committee Chair
Sheila Benny
Executive Vice President, Optricity Corporation

Subject Matter Experts

Greg Boring, Kenco
Chad Claude, DHL Supply Chain
Brian Devine, EmployBridge
Michael Gingerella, Rinchem Company, Inc.
Rick Gott, WL Gore
Randy Holtzapple, BDP International
MaLinda Lewis, Walmart Stores, Inc.
Jason Minghini, FW Warehousing
Paul Nugent, Kohler Co.
Stephen Sargunaraj, Kuehne + Nagel, Inc.
Tim Scott, Metro Ontario Inc.
Paul Slack, Amway Corp.
Arch Thomason, Sunland Logistics Solutions
Ellen Voie, Women in Trucking Association, Inc.
Greg Younghans, Reliable Management Solutions


Damian Burke, Auto Plus Auto Parts
Alec Campbell, AJC Consulting, LLC
Judi Griffin, Burkhart Dental
Larry Hargreaves, Hopewell Logistics
Marvin Logan, Bastian Solutions
Michael Lunsford, AutoZone, Inc.
Alison Martin, Penguin Random House
Bill Miller, Faure Brothers Corp.
Chaneta Montoban, Sam’s Club
Mark Schmale, Nippon Express USA
Dino Stamatiou, TECSYS
Tim Talarico, Locus Robotics
Robert Ulery, Fortna

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