Job Opportunity Sought by experienced Leadership and Logistics Management Individual as of September 30, 2014

30 September 2014

KENT WHEELER

144 Hardwood Lane                                                                                                                     Phone: 229.886.5567     

Albany, Georgia 31707                                                                                                  kent.wheeler0322@gmail.com

 


                                                                                                                                                                                          

Assertive, results driven leader with over 20 years of documented success in progressively responsible leadership and logistics management positions in both field, key Department of Defense (DoD) logistics activities, and Corporate Environment.  A detail oriented, self motivated professional with a proven track record and excellent ability building high performing cross-functional business teams, integrating acquisitions, supply chain management,  customer development and organizational development.

 

 

       
   
 
  Rounded Rectangle: PROFESSIONAL QUALITIES AND STRENGTHS

 

 


Operational Efficiencies                                    Leadership                                               Supply Chain Management

Articulate Communicator                                Team Building                                                                        Analytical

Customer Oriented                                    Relationship Building                    Strategic Vision and Project Planning

LEAN Six Sigma                                     Coaching and Mentoring                                     Budget and Cost Control

Rounded Rectangle: PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

·       Led swift organizational change by conducting a number of LEAN Six Sigma events that improved the processes, production, metrics, and led to an increase in workload revenue by 30% without an increase in costs, budget, and manpower.

·       Developed a business strategy that successfully won a key DLA Distribution Center contract valued at $42 million.    

·        Oversight of the movement of 350 million gallons of fuel, 1.8 million cases of MREs, 375 million gallons of bulk water, 2 million cases of bottled water, 2.5 million round of ammunition, 6,150 short tons of ammunition moved and 4200 ground equipment work orders in support of I Marine Expeditionary Force during Operation Iraqi Freedom .

·       Exceeded plan targets for employee satisfaction scores by 10%, surpassing “world class” performance benchmarks.

·       Developed a retention bonus, Law School Education Debit Subsidy, which increased the retention of experienced lawyers in the Marine Corps by 40% and saved the Marine Corps $1 million in recruiting costs.

Rounded Rectangle: CAREER EXPERIENCE 

 

 


ENGILITY CORPORATION                                                                                                           2014 – Present

Account Director, Albany, GA.                                                             

  • Program Manager for a large federal contract valued at $854 million.
  • Supervise efforts of a large matrix Program Management Office, managing the efforts of 30 large and small businesses in support of the contract.
  • Led capture management and proposal management efforts in support of multiple task orders and proposals.  . 

Responsible for Business Development and Marketing of logistics solutions and services consistent with organizational core capabilities and aligned to strategic objectives. 

 

BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON                                                                                                            2010 – 2014

Associate/Supply Chain Management, Albany, GA.                                                                 

  • Team Lead for Supply Chain Integration Office, Marine Corps Logistics Command
  • Deputy Program Manager for Marine Corps Logistics Support Services (MCOGSS) contract.
  • Served as a United States Marine Corps, Defense Logistics Agency logistics, supply, and supply chain management subject matter expert. 
  • Work on a number of projects to resolve and improve Marine Corps Supply Chain issues. 
  • Participated on proposals write-ups. 

 

 

 

 

URS CORPORATION                                                                                                          2009 – 2010

Business Development/Program Manager, Albany, GA.                                                                      

  • Served as a United States Marine Corps, Defense Logistics Agency logistics, supply, and supply chain management subject matter expert. 
  • Developed contract opportunities and developed business strategies and directed actions for each contract.

 

U.S. MARINE CORPS                                                                                                1990-2009

 

DEFENSE DISTRIBUTION CENTER, Albany, GA.                                                  2005-2009

Commanding Officer                                                                                                             

  • Directed a distribution organization of 100 employees including 23.5 Million Cu Ft of covered storage (11 warehouses), 3.9 million Cu Ft of climate controlled storage, 1.02 million Sq Ft open storage, $1,002 billion inventory value, and 30k SKUs. 
  • Functional responsibilities included procurement, workflow, metrics, inventory, receipt, stow/storage, pick, packing, and shipping. 
  • Increased workload/revenue by 30% without an increase in costs or budget. 

 

I MARINE EXPEDITIONARY FORCE, Operation Iraqi Freedom II             2004-2005

Liaison Officer to 1st and 13th Corps Support Command, US Army

·        Provided theater logistical support to over 30,000 Marines in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom II. 

·        Linked Marine and army logistics units and coordinated the distribution of materiel to operational bases supporting combat troops and coordinated mission critical logistical support for two major combat operations. 

·        Successfully lead efforts that established two aerial ports for channel flights, established a general support hub and fuel re-supply contracts from Jordan into the Marine area of operations.  Saving lives by decreasing the need for convoys.

Retention Officer, Manpower and Reserve Affairs, Quantico VA. 2003-2005

Assistant Division Supply Officer and Officer in Charge of Logistics Readiness Evaluation Team, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton CA    1999-2002

Strategic Mobility Officer and Supply Plans Officer, Headquarter Marine Corps Forces Europe, Germany 1996-1999

Operations Officer, 2nd Supply Battalion, 2nd Force Service Support Group, Camp Lejeune NC   1994-1995

Supply Officer, 24th MEU Service Support Group, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, Camp Lejeune NC 1992-1994

Supply Officer, 2nd Medical Battalion, 2nd Force Service Support Group, Camp Lejeune NC 1991-1992

Supply Officer, Headquarters Company, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune NC 1991-1991

Rounded Rectangle: FORMAL EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS 

 

 


  • Bachelor of Science, Business Management, Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, W. Va. 1990

  • Further Education and Certifications:
    • Winning with Executive Summaries - Winning with Past Performance - Winning with Task Orders 2013
    • Proposal Writing, Manassas VA  2010
    • Green Belt, LEAN Six SIGNMA , Albany GA 2009
    • Marine Corps Command and Staff College, Quantico, VA   2003
    • U. S. Marine Corps Logistics Education Program (Supply Chain Management), Quantico VA 2002
    • Penn State University Executive Programs, University Park PA 2001
    • U. S. Marine Corps Advanced Logistics Officer Course, Quantico VA 2000
    • Practical Comptrollership, Monterey  CA  1998
    • NATO Officer Orientation Course, Germany 1997
    • Maritime Preposition Force (MPF) Staff Planning, Norfolk VA 1996
    • Team Embarkation Officer Course, Norfolk, VA   1996
    • Marine Corps Amphibious Warfare School, Quantico, VA  1995
    • Ground Supply Officer Course, Camp Johnson NC 1991
    • The Basic School, Quantico, VA 1990

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