APICS

APICS is a student organization that promotes the collaboration of the business and engineering departments in the pursuit of continuing education in the operations management field. On a national level, APICS, The Association for Operations Management, is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management, including production, inventory, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.

Our student chapter is actively involved with its members by providing educational speakers as well as several networking opportunities with professionals and fellow students. The national organization offers professional certifications that are highly sought after in the operations management field. This is an excellent organization to join whether you are looking to build your resume, network, or interact with other members through social activities.

Contact Us

To find out more about APICS, follow the links below or contact the BU APICS chapter at buapics@gmail.com:

Faculty Advisors

Dr. John Yoo

Dr. Ross Fink

Executive Board

 Aditya Sreekumar

Aditya Sreekumar
President


Year: Junior
Major: Industrial Engineering
Concentration: Systems Engineering
Hometown: Chatham, IL

 

Allison Laurent

Allison Laurent
Business Liaison


Year: Junior
Major: Marketing, Global Supply Chain Management & Management Leadership
Hometown: Milwaukee, WI

 

Christopher Spadafora

Christopher Spadafora
Honorary Board Member


Year: Senior
Major: Industrial Engineering
Concentration: Logistics and Supply Chain
Hometown: Aurora, IL

 

Vincent Korwin

Vincent Korwin
Honorary Board Member


Year: Senior
Major: Industrial Engineering
Hometown: Spring Grove, IL

Desiree Bui

Desiree Bui
Vice President


Year: Junior
Major: Industrial Engineering
Hometown: Melrose Park, IL

 

 

Nizar Baliss

Nizar Baliss
Treasurer


Year: Freshman
Major: Industrial Engineering
Hometown: Dunlap, IL

 

Matthew Kern

Matthew Kern
Secretary


Year: Freshman
Major: Industrial Engineering
Hometown: Zionsville, IN

 

Rakesh Ramasamy

Matthew Kern
Graduate Liaison


Year: Graduate Student
Major: Industrial Engineering
Concentration: Systems Engineering
Hometown: Vellore, Tamilnadu, India