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Identifying and Mitigating Supply Chain Risk - Podcast

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Title: Identifying and Mitigating Supply Chain Risk

Length: 10 minutes
Type: Solo


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Ernest G. Gabbard, JD, CPSM, C.P.M., CPCM

Ernest G. Gabbard, JD, CPSM, C.P.M., CPCM has over 25 years of procurement and contracting management experience and is currently the Senior Director of Corporate Strategic Sourcing for Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) in Pittsburgh, with responsibility for approximately $4 billion strategic spend.

Gabbard was previously in senior procurement and contracting management positions with Hughes Aircraft, Litton Industries, and Teledyne Industries. He has conducted business transactions in 34 countries, and resided for over 11 years in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

He is a frequent speaker at professional organizations such as Institute for Supply Management (ISM), and National Contract Management Association (NCMA). His articles on procurement and contracting management issues have been published in numerous national publications including ISM's Inside Supply Management® and NCMA's Contract Management magazines.

Gabbard has taught Procurement, Contract Management, and Contract Law classes for University of California and California State University. He is currently on the Board of Advisors for Supply Chain Management at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh. Gabbard earned several college degrees, including a Juris Doctorate degree.