FOR RELEASE: May 14, 2009
(TEMPE, Ariz.) May 14, 2009 — The Board of Directors of the leading organization for supply management professionals, Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM), has appointed Senior Vice President Nora Pollard Neibergall, CPSM, C.P.M., to the position of corporate secretary.
Starting her career with ISM in 1994, Neibergall has held a number of increasingly responsible positions and now oversees ISM's educational program development, professional credentials, public relations, marketing and sales efforts. She is a Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®).
Prior to joining ISM, Neibergall earned her Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) credential and was employed in supply management at technology and retail organizations. Neibergall holds a BS from the University of Arizona and an MBA from Arizona State University.
ISM Bylaws stipulate a 15 member Board of Directors. ISM's leadership-based Board is made up of business leaders who hold senior-level positions throughout the world. The complete ISM Bylaws can be accessed on the ISM Web site at www.ism.ws. Select About ISM, and then Association Governance.
As the largest supply management institute in the world, the mission of Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) is to lead supply management. By executing and extending its mission through education, research, standards of excellence, influence building and information dissemination — including the renowned monthly ISM Report On Business® — ISM continues to extend the global impact of supply management. ISM is a not-for-profit membership association serving more than 40,000 supply management professionals in 75 countries. ISM offers credentialing to professionals around the world with the Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) qualification. ISM is a member of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM).
ISM Public Relations
Jean McHale, extension 3143