Mrs. Vaughn joined the company in 2016 to head up the Client Operations team. Her primary role is to improve the Customer Experience through flawless execution within the operations team. Jennifer spent 10 years in Private Equity where she led a team of Supply Chain experts with a focus of improving cost and driving operational efficiencies across 82+ portfolio companies from various industries and sizes. While there, she pioneered successful leveraged buying programs in multiple indirect spend categories and had the additional responsibility of leading the Operations Lean and Continuous Improvement team. She conducted supply chain and operations due diligence for the company’s buyout teams and led turn around initiatives. She has 35+ years’ experience in global sourcing, operations and supply chain management for Fortune 100 and 500 companies such as TRW Automotive, Ingersoll-Rand, Kroger and Briggs and Stratton.
Jennifer served as Chairman of the Board for Lawrence Merchandising Services and was an active board member of Unwired Technologies.
Jennifer holds a Master in Business Administration, B.S. Degree in Manufacturing Engineering and an A.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Murray State University.
Certifications Include: Certified Manufacturing Engineer Technologist, Certified EMT, Green belt certified, Former member and Secretary of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers